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Growth of the Parthian king- Pompey creates an 11 Armenian question " between
Rome and Parthia. § 6. The Campaign of Crassus against the Parthians Although
Pompey settled the other problems of the Near East, he raised a new question ...
Labienus evacuated Asia Minor without a serious struggle, and the Parthians
were driven from Syria after two battles, in which their heavy cavalry rashly
closed with the legionaries. These successes were not followed up by Ventidius,
who let ...
He had a powerfui army close at hand, and the Parthian King Phraates was at
that moment involved in a protracted wa.' with a pretender named Tiridates.4 But
Augustus the emperor had no intention of reviving the plans of eastern conquest
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