Documentary in which former Scotland Yard Commander John Grieve tries to shed some light on the mysterious death of Alexander the Great at the age of 32. One of the world's greatest military leaders, he was on the verge of conquering the known world in 323 BC before falling foul to a simple fever. But were there more sinister causes for his untimely death?
Wednesday, October 22, 2003
Since RogueClassicism has American TV covered, I hope international readers will excuse me mentioning UK programmes. Tonight, Five has Revealed: Alexander the Great's Mysterious Death at 8 p.m.: