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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About the Author

Athanasios Fountoukis
A historian, who acquired a BA degree in History and Ethnology in Greece, and an MA degree in Ancient History in the Netherlands. He is fascinated by the ancient history of maritime and nomadic cultures.

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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. 05 Feb 2023.

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