The Diadochi were the rival generals, families and friends of Alexander the Great who fought for control over his empire after his death in 323 BC. The Wars of.
Alexander III of Macedon July 356 BC – June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great was a king.
Following Alexander's death, war instead of unity under his half-Persian heir. holding the empire together his responsibility, but with Alexander the Great dead.
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Parmenio was a veteran, proven solder of Philip's. He vanquished all who challenged his authority and would have extended his dominion into India and the lands beyond if his army had not balked, forcing him to abandon his plans to continue his march eastward. Macedonians had never seen before. At the moment of Alexander's death, all possibilities were suddenly suspended. Asia will be won by the Macedonian spear! Jatt History: Death of Alexander the Great During this time he gave instructions to his officers about the coming expedition. The Hellenistic World: The World of Alexander the Great. They expected appointments, but without Alexander they would have to make their. The Greek commander Memnon and. As there had been no definite ranks or positions of Hetairoi, there were no ranks of Diadochi. In a long note he attacks Droysen's thesis as "altogether slender and unsatisfactory.