The Punic wars

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1980 - History - 308 pages

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There may be a few too many bricks here for the total supply of cornerstone. As far as the writing goes, this is an excellent history of the three Punic Wars, in which Rome first stopped Carthagian ... Read full review

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In 246 bc, over an initial misunderstanding in Sicily, and for 118 years thereafter, the greatest armies and fleets in the world fought. Caven argues that the pre-occupation of the African oligarchs ... Read full review

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n 262255 BC The war in Sicily and at sea The
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in 254248 bc Panormus Lilybaeum and Drepana
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vn 237219 bc First interlude The Barcas in Spain
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