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WILLIAM WARDE FOWLER , M . A . Fellow of Lincoln College , Oxford . Sub -
Rector , 1881 - 1904 . Gifford Lecturer , ) Pontifex Edinburgh University , 1908 .
Author of The Cily - Stale of ihe Greeks and Romans ; The Roman Festivals of the
POLLIO , GAIUS ASINIUS ( 76 B . C . - A . D . 5 ; according to some , 75 B . C . - A
. D . 4 ) , Roman orator , poet and historian . In 54 , he impeached unsuccessfully
C . Porcius Cato , who in his tribunate ( 56 ) had acted as the tool of the ...
U authors , both Greek and Roman . Thenceforward he withdrew | and had eight
sons and ten daughters , his numerous descendants ms to being prominent in
many fields . The chief baron ' s eldest son , have maintained to a certain degree
It protected him from better and cleaner appearance is kept during winter in a
cold interference , opened to him , the highest circles of Roman society , well -
aired frame . and enabled him to acquire a personal influence with the leading
For the ...
Similarly his views of Rome systems , the characters of the leading men , the
geographical features and the Romans may ... To this conception the necessity of
accepting the Roman supremacy as inevitable , of history Polybius is on the
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