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Biographies – Eumenes of Cardia

eumenes of cardia (c. 360-316 B.c.) Eumenes, son of Hieronymos was born at Kardia in the Thracian Chersonese.  He was one of the very few non-Macedonian Greeks  who com­manded Macedonian armies with success. Firstly, he was first employed as secretary (γραμματεύς) by Philip and after Philip’s death, he continued to provide the same services under Alexander. Later he accompanied Alexander to Asia as […]

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Livius.org article about ancient Macedonia

A couple of days ago i read an article in the website Livius.org related to the history of ancient Macedonia.  The article is written by Jona Lendering, the owner of the website and admittedly he tries to give a neutral perspective, mainly due to the connection of the issue with modern politics. However his apparent neutrality is seriously hindered by some blatant […]

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