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In this position Rome enjoyed a unique combination of natural advantages. A city
of the Latin plain, it stood in a fertile territory which, under proper cultivation, was
capable of maintaining a large population for its size. Its hills partly raised it ...
In this case Rome, the greatest builder of fortresses in, ancient times, began its
own career as a military bulwark against foreign invasion. If we compare the
ancient legends about the foundation of Rome with the results of modern
research, we ...
44** 5°8, 542-4, 589, 614, 649 Jesus, 589-90, 763, 766 Jews, 223 (rebel against
Seleucids) ; 222, 225 (treaty with Rome) ; 274, 468, 535, 540 (evicted from Rome
) ; 356 (relations to Pompey) ; 404, 408 (receive privileges from Caesar) ; 542- 4 ...
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