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Mithridates realised that he was scarcely a match for the undivided strength of
Rome, and took care to avoid a direct affront upon it ; but he banked heavily on
the Senate's distractions with other troubles and its growing reluctancejo add to
New aggressions by Mithridates. A Roman commissioner forces a war upon him.
Mithridates Minor. The king remained in undisturbed possession of Cappadocia
until 95, when Nicomedes II. of Bithynia, who had been an accomplice in his ...
Though Mithridates escaped capture, he had been fought to a standstill, and his
only remaining resource was to beat down Sulla and Fimbria in a Dutch auction
of peace conditions. In the summer of 85 Sulla crossed the Dardanelles with the ...
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