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The battle of Chaeronea web 2.0

  1. 1. The Battle of Chaeronea<br />The battle for Greece<br />
  2. 2. Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />The two army's face each other. <br /><river<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />Alexander and the Companions<br />
  3. 3. Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />Philip and the infantry start to move back.<br /><river<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />Alexander and the Companions<br />
  4. 4. Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br /><river<br />The main Greek force takes the bait and follows.<br />Alexander and the Companions<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  5. 5. Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />Philip keeps moving back and the Greeks forward. This created a gap witch Alexander saw. <br /> <river<br />Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Alexander and the Companions<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  6. 6. Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />He charged through the gap, outflanking the main force and placing himself on the Thebans right flank (left for the Thebans). <br /> <river<br />Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Alexander and the Companions<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  7. 7. Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />Once in a good position Alexander charged the slow unmaneuverable phalanx in the side, cutting them down. <br />Alexander and the Companions<br /> <river<br />Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  8. 8. Elite Theban Sacred Band. Each unit is 100.<br />Alexander relentlessly charged. The Thebans put up a heroicfight but eventually started to succumb to Alexander. <br />Alexander and the Companions<br /> <river<br />Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  9. 9. Alexander and the Companions<br /> <river<br />Main Greek infantry force (mostly Athenian) <br />With the Thebans destroyed Alexander and the remainder of his cavalry charged the main force from the rear. <br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />
  10. 10. Philip saw this and moved forward mowing them down while Alexander did hammer and anvil strikes. This destroyed the Greek army. <br />Alexander and the Companions<br /> <river<br />Philip and the Macedonian infantry<br />

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