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Contemporary Examples of carthaginian
His great-grandfather was the Cato of "Carthago delenda est," the driver of the third Carthaginian war.Who Was the Real Cato?
December 20, 2012
Historical Examples of carthaginian
This, however, was because the foreigners had missed advantages of Carthaginian standards.In a Little Town
He, a descendant of the companion of Aeneas, to fear the Carthaginian sword!
"Perolla is a good Carthaginian to-day," shouted one of his fellows.
Surely this could not be the Carthaginian method of announcing judgment or execution!
The Carthaginian groaned, and his hold relaxed for a moment.
ancient city of North Africa, from Phoenician quart khadash "new town." Related: Carthaginian.
An ancient city in north Africa, established by traders from Phoenicia. Carthage was a commercial and political rival of Rome for much of the third and second centuries b.c. The Carthaginian general Hannibal attempted to capture Rome by moving an army from Spain through the Alps, but he was prevented and finally defeated in his own country. At the end of the Punic Wars, the Romans destroyed Carthage, as the senator Cato had long urged. The character Dido, lover of Aeneas in the Aeneid, was a queen of Carthage.