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Alexander the Great: topography


Bust of Alexander the Great; British Museum, London (Britain). Photo Marco Prins.
Alexander, bust from the British Museum

Hellespontine Phrygia (334)

Lydia and Ionia (334)

Caria (334)

Lycia (333) Pamphylia (333)

Phrygia (333)

Cappadocia (333)

Cilicia (333)

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Map of the Persian empire. Design Jona Lendering.


Syria (332)

Egypt (331)


The tomb of Cyrus the Great in Pasargadae. Photo Marco Prins.
The tomb of Cyrus at Pasargadae


Mesopotamia (331)

Babylonia (331; 324; 323)

Elam (331; 324)

Persis (330; 324)

Media (330; 324-323)

Parthia (330)

Hyrcania (330)

Aria (330)

Drangiana (330/329)

Arachosia (329)

Parapamisos / Gandara (329)

Bactria (329)

Sogdia (329-327)

Cophen valley (327-326)

  • Peucelaotis (Charsadda)
  • Massaga (Chakdarra)
  • Soastus (Swat)
  • Bazira (Bir-Kot)
  • Ora (Odigram)
  • Shang-La
  • Aornus (Pir-Sar)
  • Punjab (326)

    Gedrosia (325)

    Carmania (325-324)

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