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Alexander.—Arrian states in his work “The Anabasis of Alexander” that “Neither do the Indians wage war with any other men, nor any other men with them; and that Alexander alone led an invading army against the Indians”.Source: academia.edu: The Yona or Yavana Kings of the time of the Legendary King Ashoka
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