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how did alexander the great die?

he was very weak after so much fighting, but we don't know exactly why he died.


what happened to alexander the great's vast empire after he died?

three of his generals divided the empire amongst themselves, and began fighting each other


what did the general ptolemy do in egypt?

ptolemy finished the city of alexandria, and built a library there


what is another name for the seleucids?

the syrians