I explain how Philip managed to make one of his first alliances. Who were the Thessalians of the 4th century BC, a few words about Olympiada, Amphipolis, Demosthenes and Athens.
In this episode I talk about the changes that Phillip brought into the Macedonian army and his first few important wins.
We look at the state of Macedonia, while Philip gets the Kingship and his very first action as King, also what the kings prior to Philip were like.
A introduction to the podcast, we are going to talk about Alexander, we talk about sources and the my favourite Alexander stories.
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