This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Alexander - This person, born in July 356 B.C. in Pella, spent ten years trying to conquer the Persian Empire.
Philip of Macedonia - This person was the father of Alexander the Great.
Myrtale - This person was the mother of Alexander the Great.
Parmenio - This person was a top general and aide of Alexander's. He was killed on the orders of Alexander.
Darius - This person was king of Persia and the head of a mighty army.
Bessus - This person was the satrap of Bactria. He organized a...
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