On either June 10 or June 11 in 323 BC, Alexander dies in the palace of Nebuchadnezzar II, in Babylon, at age 32. The circumstances around his death are vague and dramatic. Some speculation points to poisoning, which Amy Stewart covers along with other interesting deaths in Wicked Plants.

Book Title: Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln’s Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities

Book Author: Amy Stewart

ISBN Number: 9781565126831

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