As is known, to go from India through Anatolia Macedonia conquests makes Macedonian general, Emperor, King Alexander (Alexander) 32 years of his life is a lot of nation and race although subjugate Antalya Korkuteli road over 18. km Güllük mountain (soliymus). A the Termessos (inner cities of the Mediterranean mountainous region), the city of Termessos, although a kind of siege for 30 days could not get …
The Alexander the great a master of war and strategy; very smart and intelligent, received lessons history knows, Aristodan Greek culture was a wise statesman who are interested. a 32-year life very important voyages and battles was fit, East and West, on the East and analyze well replicated 70 cities in Asia have established is a Grand Emperor. Starting from time of Aegean then called Pamphylia region of Antalya, today’s Aksu district is one of the richest cities of the time, took delivery without any difficulty Perge.
Rumor has it that way to get the non-Termessos Dividers of Alexander dignitaries. Because Alexander, Pergeden, and the process of taking Ankara, Gordion after. In fact, judging from its territory distributed geographically to make sense. Because when there are flat parade army Eyrie over a city, rugged and steep passages between the insert was not wise at. .. In 333 BC Alexander laid siege to the city for 30 days. Soldiers in the town of Termessoslu is a very brave way.. Resembles the shape of an Eagle’s nest in the city already sheltered and was surrounded by city walls.
Another factor in the refusal of this city of Alexander, the winter was the approach. So have given up and that of temper nowadays Burdur, another next to the rich Township of Ağlasun, termessos ancient Sagalassos ‘ u all have gotten keti male stakes their sword and heads and shit. Samak and the brave Termesosslular went to help their neighbors. They attacked from behind to Alexander; However, a greater number of Alexander and his army is victorious.
After the death of Alexander the great, the country is divided into 7 region komutanlarınca.. One of them is Anatolia (Asia minor at the time he passes), Alexander and Alexander had commanders has caused conflict between the Alcetas.. Lost his battle with antigonos Al cetas, then seek refuge in Termessos, Termesosslular, still showing a lot of courage they didn’t want to give to the Commander, Alexander Alcetas.. On top of this besieged the city again. However, Alexander secretly of Notables Termessos in agreement with, and then they planned to give a Alcetas, Alexander. Who feel that Alcetas, killed himself and Alexander delivered the dead body in.. Antigonid ta all organs shred City entrance of Alcetas stakes planted..
Young people from its territory upon this event, this event very angry.. There’s even has some of all the city’s dignitaries when father killed and dismembered body of Alcetas, his tomb is a great stone for heroism. Today it still stands firmly in this mausoleum.