Aristotle tutoring Alexander, by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
The Battle of the Granicus River, near the present Ergili (Turkey) in May 334 BC. This was the first of the three major battles fought by Alexander the Great against the Persian Empire.
22nd of May 334 BC
The Battle of the Granicus River: Part of the wars of Alexander The Great.
The Kingdom of Macedon in 336 BC.
Alexander's victory at the Battle of Granicus allowed to claim the domains of Asia Minor, which we call the Middle East today.
Statue of Alexander in Istambul Archeology Museum