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Greek Hoplites

Greek Hoplites: After Alexander the Great had defeated the king of Persia in 331 BCE, he took control of the great Persian Empire. During this period the chroniclers relate that Alexander abandoned his traditional Macedonian dress and adopted instead the dress of the Persians, wearing a loose tunic and pants. This exasperated Alexander’s Macedonian generals, …

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