Given the vast empire he amassed in a single decade after leaving Macedon, it’s natural to wonder what he would have been able to do had he lived another 10, 20, or 30 years.
If this conspiracy theory is right, the bones buried at Saint Mark’s Basilica in Venice aren’t actually Saint Mark’s. They’re Alexander’s.
In these episodes of the show, we search for the mercurial tomb of the epic hero Achilles, which has been lost for hundreds - if not thousands - of years.
The burial place of Achilles, the greatest hero of the Trojan War, has intrigued travelers for thousands of years.
In this episode of the podcast, we venture into the Bronze Age to find out who the ancient Greek heroes were and what they were like.