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Rome and Carthage, the Punic wars.

Reginald Bosworth Smith

Rome and Carthage, the Punic wars.

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Punic wars,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C.,
  • Carthage (Extinct city) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEpochs of ancient history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG242 S65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251p.
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14228992M


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The author closes with his trip to Carthage/5(10). Rome and Carthage book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Pergamum Collection publishes books history has long forgotten.

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Reginald Bosworth Smith. er's Sons, - Carthage (Extinct city) - pages. 0 Reviews. This is about the Punic Wars (BC –BC) between Rome and Carthage. Much has been written about this epic ancient conflict.

The result of the Punic Wars led to the ascendancy of Rome. The book is well written and researched/5. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

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Scribner's sonsPages:   The Punic Wars (BC) sprang from a mighty power struggle between two ancient civilisations - the trading empire of Carthage and the military confedoration of Rome. It was a period of astonishing human misfortune, lasting over a period of years and resulting in the radical depletion of Rome's population and resources and the complete annihilation of Carthage.

The three wars fought between Rome and Carthage between and BC gave rise to the Roman Empire, and Rome's subsequent influence on World History. Despite its importance, however, the Punic Wars are not well-known to those outside the insular world of the Classics/5(36). Punic Wars, also called Carthaginian Wars, (– bce), a series of three wars between the Roman Republic and the Carthaginian (Punic) empire, resulting in the destruction of Carthage, the enslavement of its population, and Roman hegemony over the western Mediterranean.

The western Mediterranean during the Punic Wars. Encyclopædia. The Punic Wars: Rome, Carthage and the Struggle for the Mediterranean - Ebook written by Nigel Bagnall.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Punic Wars: Rome, Carthage and the Struggle for the Mediterranean.5/5(2). Rome and Carthage: The Punic Wars: Reginald Bosworth Smith: Books - Skip to main content.

Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews:   The greatest conflict of antiquity, the struggle for supremacy between Rome and Carthage. The struggle between Rome and Carthage in the Punic Wars was arguably the greatest and most desperate 4/5(5).

The Punic Wars were a series of conflicts fought between the forces of ancient Carthage and Rome between BCE and BCE. The name Punic comes from the word Phoenician (Phoinix in the Greek, Poenus from Punicus in Latin) as applied to the citizens of Carthage, who were of Phoenician ethnicity.

As the history of the conflict was written by Roman authors, they labeled it 'The Punic Wars'.Author: Joshua J. Mark. In the struggle for supremacy between Rome and Carthage, both sides suffered casualties exceeding that of any war fought before the modern era.

Told in grand narrative style, following the fighting on land and sea, the terrible pitched battles, and such generals as Hannibal and Scipio Aemilianus who finally drove Carthage into the ground/5(2).

The Punic Wars between BCE and BCE were a series of wars fought between the armies of ancient Carthage and Rome.

In the years before the battles broke out, Carthage had risen from a small port community to the Mediterranean region's richest and most powerful city/5(2). First Punic War A long long time ago both the Romans and the Carthaginians wanted control of the islands Sicily and Corsica.

This is what started t. Ancient Warfare IX Issue 4: Clash of the Colossi - The First Punic War Focuses on the First Punic War, a clash between the expanding Roman Empire and the long established Carthaginian Empire, then the dominant naval power of the western Mediterranean.

Looks at two of the rare land battles of this war, the use of elephants and the all important naval clashes. Hannibal invaded Italy with the hope of raising widespread rebellions among Rome's subordinate allies.

Yet even after crushing the Roman army at Cannae, he was only partially successful. Why did some communities decide to side with Carthage and others to side with Rome.

This is the fundamental question posed in this book, and consideration is given to the particular political. A Companion to the Punic Wars offers a comprehensive new survey of the three wars fought between Rome and Carthage between and BC. Offers a broad survey of the Punic Wars from a variety of perspectives Features contributions from an outstanding cast of international scholars with unrivalled expertise Includes chapters on military and naval.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smith, R. Bosworth (Reginald Bosworth), Rome and Carthage. New York, C. Scribner's Sons, The Punic Wars: Rome, Carthage and the Struggle for the Mediterranean by Bagnall, Nigel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The ancient city was destroyed by the Roman Republic in the Third Punic War in BC and then re-developed as Roman Carthage, which became the major city of the Roman Empire in the province of on: Tunisia.

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--Nathan Rosenstein, author of Rome and the Mediterranean to BC, "This book, on Rome's three Punic Wars, is a welcome addition to the series, especially since the flow of the narrative (eminently accessible to undergraduate readers) is firmly grounded in the primary and secondary literature, and in sound scholarly judgments.".

The struggle between Rome and Carthage in the Punic Wars was arguably the greatest and most desperate conflict of antiquity. The forces involved and the casualties suffered by both sides were far greater than in any wars fought before the modern era, while the eventual outcome had far-reaching consequences for the history of the Western World, namely the ascendancy of Rome/5(10).

His many books include, most recently, Hannibal: Rome's Greatest Enemy, The Carthaginians, A Companion to the Punic Wars, Livy: Rome's Italian Wars (with J. Yardley), and A Companion to Roman Imperialism.3/5.

Appian, The Punic Wars Appian of Alexandria (cc): one of the most underestimated of all Greek historians, author of a Roman History in twenty-four books. His account of the Punic Wars is fortunately among these better preserved parts.

The Battle of Mylae took place in BC during the First Punic War and was the first real naval battle between Carthage and the Roman battle was key in the Roman victory of Mylae (present-day Milazzo) as well as Sicily also marked Rome's first naval triumph and also the first use of the corvus in on: Offshore Mylae, northern Sicily.

Appian, The Punic Wars 27 Appian of Alexandria (cc): one of the most underestimated of all Greek historians, author of a Roman History in twenty-four books.

Although only Appian's books on the Roman Civil Wars survive in their entirety, large parts of the other books, devoted to Rome's foreign wars, have also come down to us. The Punic Wars were a series of conflicts fought between Rome and Carthage between and BC.

They were probably the largest wars in the ancient world. The term "Punic" comes from the Latin word Punicus (or Poenicus).This was the word the Romans used for the Carthaginians, due to their Phoenician ancestry. The main cause of the Punic Wars was the clash of.

This is a pretty vague question as it lacks specifics. Advantages for whom. Not for Carthage as it was destroyed by the Romans at the end of the 3rd Punic War.

Clearly advantageous for the Romans as it established Rome as an empire although it wou. The Punic Wars between BCE and BCE were a series of wars fought between the armies of ancient Carthage and Rome.

In the years before the battles broke out, Carthage had risen from a small port community to the Mediterranean region's richest and most powerful city.