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Thus, out of Marius' elementary and necessary change in recruitment, and other
innovations, the basis of political power passed from the government to the
generals, and when two or more were simul— taneously in the field civil war
Between them they revived the colonial projects of Gaius Gracchus, and
introduced an agrarian bill to provide land for Marius' disbanded veterans.
Besides colonies in Sicily and Macedonia, the lands of the Celtic tribes in
Transpadane Gaul ...
As the mob in Rome was powerless to back up Marius, Sulla occupied the city
without a fight. Once in control, the Sulpician laws were annulled, and Marius and
Sulpicius were proclaimed public enemies; the former escaped, and the latter ...
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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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Inauguration of the Century of Revolution
The First Civil War
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