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(Κράτερος, Κρατερός; Kráteros, Kraterós).

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[1] Son of Alexander of Orestis, commander under Alexander the Great

Son of Alexander of Orestis. Under Alexander [4], he commanded a  táxis of the  pezétairoi at the  Granicus (334 BC), and near  Issus (333) and  Gaugamela (331), he co…

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Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), Meister, Klaus (Berlin) and Nutton, Vivian (London), “Craterus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 08 March 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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