The Statue of Alexander the Great, Thessaloniki

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Athanasios Fountoukis
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published on 03 June 2022

The statue of Alexander the Great was erected in 1973 in Thessaloniki, Greece. It was symbolically built to look toward the east, while Mt. Olympus emerges in the background.

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Athanasios Fountoukis
A historian, who currently studies at the University of Groningen for his Master's degree in Classics and Ancient Civilizations with a track on Ancient History, focusing on the history of the Mediterranean Sea in the Archaic Era.

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Fountoukis, A. (2022, June 03). The Statue of Alexander the Great, Thessaloniki. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15993/the-statue-of-alexander-the-great-thessaloniki/

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Fountoukis, Athanasios. "The Statue of Alexander the Great, Thessaloniki." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 03, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15993/the-statue-of-alexander-the-great-thessaloniki/.

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Fountoukis, Athanasios. "The Statue of Alexander the Great, Thessaloniki." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Jun 2022. Web. 24 Jun 2022.

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