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Republic Rome

The exploration of Republican Roman history through various primary sources provides a powerful glimpse into the society, politics, and culture of the classical period.

by Joseph Laufer '21

Few generals can hold a candle to the military prowess of Hannibal Barca;  his martial skill was as innate and generous as his hatred for Rome. From his birth at the end of the first Punic War in 247 BC to his career as ...

by Albert Chu '21

The Social War, also known as the Marsic or Italic War, took place from 91-88 BC, reshaping the Roman landscape in the context of its immediate neighbors and allies. It stemmed from the persistent desire...

Within Julius Caesar’s productive Roman career, which included his eventual dictatorship in October of 49 BC, a focal point was his involvement in the Gallic Wars from 58 BC to 50 BC. Caesar, as proconsul, waged several...