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  • Rome (Italian and Latin: Roma) is the capital city of Italy and of the Lazio region. According to legend, the city of Rome was founded by the twins Romulus
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  • Hannibal (category Military leaders)
    politician, statesman and military commander of ancient Carthage, famous for his victories against Roman forces and occupation of much of Italy for 15 years
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  • Julius Caesar (category Military leaders)
    report to Rome 47 B.C. after conquering Pharnaces at Zela in Asia Minor in just five days. Quoted in Plutarch, Life of Caesar, and Suetonius, Lives of the Twelve
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  • Revelations - Page 8 Ancient civilizations of Greece, Egypt and Rome have all disappeared from this world, but the elements of our civilization still
    25 KB (3,549 words) - 11:59, 27 January 2016
  • achievement of insight which has transformational power. A work of genius fundamentally alters the expectations of its audience. In Ancient Rome, the genius
    39 KB (5,145 words) - 13:39, 11 January 2016
  • of Rome, who had hitherto elected their Bishop, and reckoned that they and their Senate inherited the rights of the ancient Senate and people of Rome, voted
    171 KB (25,303 words) - 00:23, 31 January 2016
  • Lucius Cornelius Sulla (category Military leaders)
    quoted in The Story of Rome : From the Earliest Times to the Death of Augustus (1900) by Mary Macgregor; also said to be in a translation of Plutarch's works
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  • through the strength of their respective cultures (The phenomenon of empire as reflected in the experience of Carthage and Rome is of a different order.
    27 KB (3,932 words) - 12:42, 29 December 2014
  • Constantine the Great (category Military leaders)
    ultimately evolve. Elizabeth DePalma Digeser, in The making of a Christian Empire: Lactantius & Rome Constantine may have been a lifelong pagan but he was
    22 KB (3,192 words) - 19:15, 6 February 2016
  • fighter-bomber, the state-controlled police and military are the weapons of dictatorship. The rifle is the weapon of democracy. Not for nothing was the revolver
    437 KB (57,039 words) - 19:11, 5 February 2016
  • main public square in ancient Rome, and was the world's first newspaper. The liberty of the press is essential to the security of freedom in a state:
    46 KB (6,343 words) - 04:15, 2 November 2014
  • influence on Europe, in "The Pearl of Great Price", his Introduction to "The Resurrection of Rome" (1930) in The Collected Works of G.K. Chesterton (1990) by Vol
    89 KB (13,127 words) - 22:28, 29 January 2016
  • descendants of Ancient Macedonia, of Rome, of Byzantine Empire. Elizabeta Kančeska - Milevska (Елизабета Канческа - Милевска), Minister of Culture of FYROM
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  • catastrophe that will cause the loss of the Soviet Empire. night of 18-19 July 1941. I'm sure that Nero didn't set fire to Rome. It was the Christian-Bolsheviks
    114 KB (17,917 words) - 18:45, 4 February 2016
  • they no longer bloom upon the stock Of History. William Wordsworth, Memorials of a Tour in Italy, IV. At Rome. "history repeats itself; thats all you
    47 KB (6,991 words) - 21:19, 23 January 2016
  • sheltered in the strong arms of science the civilisation of modern Europe might fall, as fell the civilisation of ancient Rome. Winston Churchill, The River
    65 KB (8,811 words) - 17:43, 23 January 2016
  • sound at the foundation. The people of Europe learn their lessons from the writings of the men of Greece or Rome, which exist no longer in their former
    103 KB (15,592 words) - 09:09, 2 February 2016
  • Julian (emperor) (category Military leaders)
    impatient of the petty, hampering rules of Court etiquette, constantly dwelling in thought on the ancient glories of democratic Athens and senatorial Rome, he
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  • country located in eastern Eurasia. Also a cultural region and ancient civilization, it is one of the world's oldest civilizations, with successive states and
    52 KB (6,593 words) - 13:39, 31 January 2016
  • traditions of ancient Rome and ancient Isreal, and not the modern entities, one of which did not yet exist at the time of her writing. The state of conformity
    82 KB (11,437 words) - 11:29, 3 February 2016

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