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When Tiberius' measure was about to be read to The Senate the Tribal Assembly
, a fellow-tribune named M. Octavius imposed has re- silence upon the clerk.' But
Tiberius, far from accepting this rebuff, 'tribune''" " now prepare(^ for a trial of ...
His main argument is that Scipio Aemilianus, the real champion of Roman
military interests, was opposed to Tiberius. But Scipio's opposition was not so
much to the objects as to the methods of Tiberius' legislation. 6 That Tiberius'
NOTES 1 For the pedigree of the early emperors see Appendix on p. 786. t For
Tiberius' motto see Suetonius, Tiberius, lix. 2 ; for his diffidence. Tacitus, Annals, i.
80. 3 (" ut callidum eius ingenium, ita anxium iudicium"). That Tiberius was not ...
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