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Alexander enters upon the conquest of Persia; he is victorious over Darius at the Granicus.
Alexander having conquered the Persians at the battle of the Granicus, marched towards Sardis.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)|Charles Bucke
The fight lasted little longer than at Granicus and the result was as decisive a butchery.The Ancient East|D. G. Hogarh
After the battle of the Granicus most of the Ionian cities submitted to the conqueror.
Captain Wise, of the Granicus, waited until all the ships had taken their stations.The Life of Admiral Viscount Exmouth|Edward Osler