The City Beneath the Mountains

by Edmund Richardson Beneath the plains of Afghanistan lie the remains of a fabulous city: Alexandria Beneath the Mountains, founded by Alexander the Great. For centuries, it was a meeting point of East and West. Then it vanished. In 1833, … Read the article The post The City Beneath the Mountains appeared first on The […]

Read More

by Edmund Richardson

Beneath the plains of Afghanistan lie the remains of a fabulous city: Alexandria Beneath the Mountains, founded by Alexander the Great. For centuries, it was a meeting point of East and West. Then it vanished. In 1833, … Read the article

The post The City Beneath the Mountains appeared first on The History Reader.

Related Posts

Faulkner the Pilot

by Taylor Brown “This was 1915 and ‘16. I had seen an aeroplane and my mind was filled with names: Ball, and Immelman and Boelcke, and Guynemer and...

read more

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.