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  List of Roman battles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Battle of Herdonia - Hannibal destroys the Roman army of the praetor Gnaeus Fulvius.
357 - Battle of Strasbourg (357) - Julian expels the Alamanni from the Rhineland
447 - Battle of the Utus - The East Romans defeat Attila the Hun in an indecisive battle.
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 Encyclopedia: List of Roman battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Battle of Drepana Conflict First Punic War Date 249 BC Place Offshore Drepana, in Sicily Result Carthaginian victory The battle of Drepana or Drepanum (offshore modern Trapani, western coast of Sicily, 249 BC) was the a naval battle between the fleets of Carthage and the Roman Republic, fought during the...
Battle of the Metaurus Conflict Second Punic War Date 207 BC Place Metaurus River, Marche, Italy Result Roman victory The Battle of the Metaurus was a pivotal battle in the ancient conflict between Rome and Carthage, fought in 207 BC near the Metaurus River in Italy.
Battle of the Sabis Conflict Gallic Wars Date 57 BC Place Gaul Result Roman victory The Battle of the Sabis, also known as the Battle of the Sambre, was fought in 57 BC between the forces of the Roman Republic and an association of Belgic tribes in Gaul.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
*317 BC Battle of Paraitacene Antigonus Monophthalmus vs. Eumenes *316 BC **Battle of Lautulae The Romans are defeated by the Samnites.
**Battle of Sellasia Defeat of Cleomenes III of Sparta by Antigonus Doson of Macedon and the Achaean League *218 BC - **'''November''' Battle of the Ticinus Hannibal defeats the Romans under Publius Cornelius Scipio the elder in a small cavalry fight.
**Battle of Immae Aurelian defeats the army of Zenobia of Palmyra *272 Battle of Emesa Aurelian decisively defeats Zenobia.
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 List of Roman battles
Battle of the Lipara Islands - A Roman naval force is defeated by the Carthaginians
356 - Battle of Reims (356) - Caesar Julian is defeated by the Alemanni
447 - Battle of the Utus - Attila the Hun is defeated by the East Romans in an indecisive battle
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 List of Roman battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
310 BC - Battle of Lake Vadimo - Romans defeat the Etruscanss.
148 BC - Battle of Pydna - The forces of the Macedonian pretender Andriscus are defeated by the Romans under Quintus Caecilius Metellus in the decisive engagement of the Fourth Macedonian War
36 BC - Battle of Naulochus - Octavian's fleet, under the command of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa defeats the forces of the rebel Pompey.
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 List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD : List of battles 1400 BC-1400   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Battle of Asculum (89 BC)[?] The Roman army of C. Pompeius Strabo decisively defeats the rebels in the Social War.
62 BC January Battle of Pistoria[?] The forces of the conspirator Catiline are defeated by the loyal Roman armies under Gaius Antonius.
Battle of the Axona[?] (Aisne) Caesar defeats the forces of the Belgae[?] under King Galba of Suessiones.
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 II. To His Army Before His Defeat in Battle by Catiline. Rome (218 B.C.-84 A.D.). Vol. II. Bryan, William Jennings, ed. ...
I conjure you, therefore, to maintain a brave and resolute spirit; and to remember, when you advance to battle, that on your own right hands depend riches, honor, and glory, with the enjoyment of your liberty and of your country.
To hope for safety in flight, when you have turned away from the enemy the arms by which the body is defended, is indeed madness.
In battle, those who are most afraid are always in most danger; but courage is equivalent to a rampart.
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 List of Roman battles -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Battle of the Eurymedon - Roman forces under Lucius Aemilius Regillus defeat a Seleucid fleet commanded by (A town in northeast Missouri on the Mississippi River; boyhood home of Mark Twain) Hannibal, fighting his last battle.
June - Battle of the Arar (Saone) - (Conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC)) Caesar defeats the migrating Helvetians
Battle of Immae - Aurelian defeats the army of (Click link for more info and facts about Zenobia) Zenobia of (Tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving) Palmyra
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 Imperial Rome
Cæsar crushed the movement a little later in the decisive battle of Munda (45 B.C.)] He refrained from taking the title of king, but he assumed the purple robe, the insignia of royalty, and caused his effigy to be stamped, after the manner of sovereigns, on the public coins.
One of the most important of the battles that took place between the contending rivals for the imperial purple was the battle of the Milvian Bridge, about two miles from Rome.
The most sacred emblem of the new faith was made a battle standard, and into the new religion was infused the military spirit of the imperial government that had made that emblem the ensign of the state.
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 CCLEC Publications -- Winning the Battle and Losing the War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
He fled the city and was destroyed with his forces by the Roman army near Pistoria, in 62 B.C. Cicero took the destruction of Cataline to be a great victory for the preservation of the Roman Republic.
Once the new visions and definitions of Rome were in place, in part by the sword, and in part by cultural drift, the results were no different from what they would have been had Cataline won every battle.
But if we are to be Anglicans, let us be Anglicans first, and on the basis of that objective and secure identity in Jesus Christ we can oppose together in unity the particular outrages of the world, the flesh, and the devil.
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 Clash at Pistoria
For a while the battle is confused but, as legio XI has passed the river, the Etririans fate is signed.
Meanwhile legio VIII is engaged at the Pistoria bridge by a mixed detachment of Gauls and irregular troops.
Initially it seems the rebels are able to keep the control of the bridge but, seeing the southern front collapsing, also they flee to Pistoria.
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 CATILINE [Lucius SERGIUS CATILINA] (C. I08-62 B.C.) - Online Information article about CATILINE [Lucius SERGIUS ...
Thus a heavy blow was dealt to the cause of Catiline, who, in the beginning of 62, saw his legions, only partially armed and diminished by desertion, shut in between those of Metellus Celer and C. Antonius.
Near Pistoria he hazarded battle with the forces of the latter, but was completely defeated in a desperate encounter.
He himself, fighting with the utmost bravery, rushed into the ranks of the enemy and met his death.
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 Imperium News APRILIS DLXII
That battles has shown the real military strenght of Etrurians: a mixed army with many Roman outlaws and Gauls.
Basing on firsts reports from Pistoria, Cisalpina Gauls warriors has been caught during the battle, showing they are directly involved in the Etruria rebellion.
The whole Roma is proud for the bravery her sons shown achieving a total victory despite the numerical advantage of the enemy.
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 UQ - Classics and Ancient History: CL223 - Commentary
Further to Austin, Antonius hardly distinguished himself at the battle of Pistoria either.
Having supposedly been stricken by gout, he delegated the conduct of the battle to his lieutenant Marcus Petreius, who rose to the occasion superbly.
They discovered him lying stretched out in a drunken sleep, snoring with all the power in his lungs and belching repeatedly, while the leading lights among his female associates sprawled over every couch, and the rest of the harem lay about on all sides.
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 In sight of Pistoria
Etrurians main camp is no more than 2 miles south-east from Pistoria.
Even we are sure they placed a garrison in Pistoria, we are unable to tell is size.
Etrurians offered to fight in battle few days ago but we refused, complying to your orders.
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a.d XVIII Kalends of February, 691 A.U.C. It has been learned that earlier this month the consul Antonius finally defeated the traitorous Catiline in Eturia at Pistoria.
This news comes after many months of conflict between Catiline and Cicero.
We will be monitoring this potentially volatile situation carefully.
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