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Alexander the Great's official historian was a professional flatterer who knew (11) .....to please his arrogant king. He called him the new Achilles, from Alexander's favourite (12) ..... in his favourite book, the Iliad. When, (13) .....Alexander allowed himself to be worshipped as a god by some of his Asian subjects, Callisthenes thought this went (14) ..... far. This time he quoted the Iliad-against him: A better man than you was Patroclus, but still death didn't spare him. Getting angry, Alexander had Callisthenes connected to an assassination plot, and though he was (15)....., he found him guilty. .
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