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THE SIEGE OF BRUNDISIUM Two days before Corfinium surrendered, Pompey
quitted Luceria and set out for Brundisium, which he reached on February 25.
There he mustered his forces, in all two veteran legions, thirty cohorts of levies," ...
Embittered by the bad behaviour of the Pompeian soldiery, the inhabitants of
Brundisium favoured Caesar, and, when the embarkation was under way, they
signalled to his outposts what was taking place. Scaling-ladders were rushed to
Also he appointed the magistrates and provincial governors for the following year
. All these measures were crowded into eleven days; at the conclusion of them he
resigned his dictatorship, quitted the city and sped to Brundisium, to where he ...
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999 Julius Caesar: Man, Soldier, and Tyrant, by Major-General J. F. C. Fuller (read 23 Feb 1969) After I read this book and Natthias Gelzer's book on Caesar I said: It is amazing to me how little I ... Read full review
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