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A projection of the Roman frontier from the line of the Save, which had been
reached in 35 (p. 440), was undertaken by Augustus about 1 6 B.C., in
consequence of a raid by the Celtic tribes of Noricum (Styria) and Pannonia (
Austria and ...
frontier to ike lower Danube. battle of Actium. In 29 a raid by the Bastarnae (a
trans- Danubian tribe to the east of Dacia) brought home to Augustus the
insecurity of the existing Macedonian frontier. He therefore made over some of
Advana of ...
Tkt Roman frontiers become fixed. of Clyde and Forth. The new frontier-barrier
consisted of a continuous wall of turf or clay on stone foundations, with inset forts
at intervals of about two miles. It occupied a commanding situation on a ridge of ...
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