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Zaqarbal Pages with maps. The second line was given orders to deal with any flanking units should the situation arise. Batalla de Gaugamela M.
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The Hypaspists and the armed bahalla of the cavalry then attacked and eliminated these survivors. This being done, Alexander ordered the cavalry of the Grecian mercenaries under the command of Menidas to attack them.
The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. On the ground were a few hills and no bodies of water that Alexander could bata,la for protection, and in the autumn gaugaamela weather was dry and mild. Several researchers have criticized the Persians for their failure to harass Alexander’s army and disrupt its long supply lines when it advanced through Mesopotamia.
You bataalla select the license of your choice. Sixty Companions were killed in the engagement, and HephaestionCoenus and Menidas were all injured. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. University of California Press. Ivory relief sculpted in the 18th century by an anonymous author. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
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Alexander commanded Greek forces from his kingdom of Macedon and the Hellenic Leaguealong with Greek mercenaries and levies from the Paeonian and Thracian tributary peoples. September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Permission Reusing this file.
Gugamela this, the Macedonians sustained their assaults, and assailing them violently squadron by squadron, they succeeded in pushing them out of rank. But the Scythian cavalry and the Bactrians, who had been drawn up with them, sallied forth against them and being much more numerous they put the small body of Greeks to rout. In the end, Darius’ hand was forced, and he attacked. Alexander began by ordering his infantry to march in phalanx formation towards the center of the enemy line.
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However, he received desperate messages from Parmenion an event that would later be used by Callisthenes and others to discredit Parmenion on the left. But the rest of the Bactrians, drawing near to the Paeonians and Grecian auxiliaries, caused their own comrades who were already in flight to turn and renew the battle; and thus they brought about a general cavalry engagement, in which more of Alexander’s men fell, not only being overwhelmed by the multitude of the barbarians, but also because the Scythians themselves and their horses were much more completely protected with armour for guarding their bodies.
A Persian horse archer. Baralla following other wikis use this file: In contrast, Diodorus mentions that Mazaeus was only supposed to prevent Alexander from crossing the Tigris. Bessus commanded the left flank with the BactriansDahae cavalry, Arachosian cavalry, Persian cavalry, Susian cavalry, Cadusian cavalry and Scythians.
There they were to pull off a holding maneuver batalla Alexander landed the decisive blow from the right. Batalla de Gaugamela M. Chariots were placed in front with a small group of Bactrians.
The satraps, however, had other intentions. A batallx common view is that Darius’ army was already broken when he ran; this view is supported by an astronomical diary from Babylon written within days of the battle:.
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