Thus perished the city of Veii, than which there was none among the Etrurians more wealthy.
Now this seemed to the men of Veii a shameful thing, and one that was not to be endured.
He was afterwards impeached for not having fairly divided the spoils obtained at Veii, and went into exile at Ardea.
Camillus had vowed to give to Apollo the tenth part of the spoils of Veii.
Veii, an ancient city of Etruria, and in early times a formidable rival of Rome, from which it was only 12 m. distant.
Most of the citizens were at Veii, where they had found or built new homes.
It was no wonder that the poor plebeians lost heart and would have chosen to go back to the clear streets and cleaner air of Veii.
The objects were mostly found at Cervetri, Tarquinii, and Veii.
First Anxur was lost, the garrison being surprised by the Volscians, and afterwards there followed great reverses at Veii.
It did not—indeed it could not, for I have never been near Veii.