Massive thanks to Barefaced Greek for their expert help in making this video. Find out about their films in Ancient Greek here: http://www.barefacedgreek.co.uk/ Alexander is played by Charlie Merriman, an actor who studied Ancient Greek and Latin at Cambridge University. With Barefaced Greek, he performs in plays and videos in Ancient Greek. Watch the English version of this speech and our series on the conquests of Alexander here: https://bit.ly/2gtaSbW The speech is taken from the 'Anabasis of Alexander' (Book VII Chapter X), written around 130 AD by the Roman/Greek historian Arrian. Arrian had access to eyewitness accounts which are now...
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