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He gave them a great defeat at Thapsus, and the remnant took refuge in the city of Utica, whither Cæsar followed them.Young Folks' History of Rome|Charlotte Mary Yonge
He laid heavy impositions on the towns of Thapsus and Hadrumetum.
Thus Labinus and Pompey's two sons managed to collect an army as numerous as that which had been defeated at Thapsus.History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD|Robert F. Pennell
Name a play upon Thapsia, so called from the island of Thapsus.
Cæsar occupied this approach to Thapsus, and then formed his lines about the town in the form of a crescent.