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  Crassus   (P. Licinius Crassus) - Roman consul, 171 B.C.
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171/_ Consuls: P. Licinius C.f. Crassus, C. Cassius C.f. Longinus
171/8 Crassus sets out for Brundisium, to cross to Greece.
171/15 egotiations after his victory, but the offer is rejected by Crassus.
170/3 Atrocities committed by Crassus and Lucretius against the Greek state
    Within translations:
CIL_1.2661 of Gaius Cassius and Publius Licinius. CIL_1 .635 L
Ennius:Ann_428 Perseus watches Crassus from Mount Ossa ? : PRISCIANUS
Ennius:Ann_429 eat of P. Licinius Crassus in a cavalry-battle at Callinic
FastCap_p66 [171] & P. Licinius C.f. P.n. Crassus , C. Cassius C.f.
Just_33.1 ed. But the consul P.Licinius offered him terms not less
Plut:Mor_197 LICINIUS. Publius Licinius, consul and general, being wor

  Crassus 2   (C. Licinius Crassus) - Roman consul, 168 B.C.
  + Licinius
168/_ Consuls: L. Aemilius L.f. Paullus (II), C. Licinius C.f. Crassus
168/48 The consul Licinius takes charge of an army in Cisalpine Gaul, but
    Within translations:
FastCap_p66 lus II , C. Licinius C.f. P.n. Crassus [167] & Q. Aelius

  Crassus 3   (C. Licinius Crassus) - tribune of the plebs, 145 B.C
  + Licinius
145/4 raetor, successfully opposes C.Crassus' proposal for the election of
142/13 ius; Scipio speaks out against C.Licinius, but does not condemn him.
    Within translations:
Plut:Mor_200 me. & As he saw C. Licinius coming towards him, I know,

  Crassus 6   (P. Licinius Crassus Dives) - Roman consul, 205 B.C.
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212/2 P.Crassus is elected pontifex maximus.
210/24 eturius Philo and P.Licinius Crassus are elected censors, but Veturiu
205/_ Consuls: P. Cornelius P.f. Scipio, P. Licinius P.f. Crassus Dives
184/16 The pontifex maximus P.Crassus punishes a Vestal Virgin for carelessn
184/17 Omens at the funeral of Crassus, and shortly afterwards
183/15 P.Licinius makes an apt remark when Scipio's chaplet breaks.
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_77 Lentulus, and P. Crassus who was joint Consul with the
FastCap_p62 office , P. Licinius P.f. P.n. Crassus Dives dictator: Q.

  Crassus 8   (P. Licinius Crassus Mucianus) - Roman consul, 131 B.C.
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133/32 P.Crassus is chosen to succeed Gracchus on the agrarian commission.
132/19 nes are put up by the Gracchan agrarian commision, led by P.Crassus.
131/_ Consuls: P. Licinius P.f. Crassus Mucianus, L. Valerius L.f. Flaccu
131/2 Crassus is sent to command the Roman forces in Asia.
131/11 P.Crassus is a leading orator and a respected jurist.
131/13 Crassus punishes a magistrate from Mylassa who did not completely obe
131/14 Crassus is defeated and killed by Aristonicus.
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_98 ese we must add P. Crassus, an orator of uncommon merit
Cic:Brut_127 son-in-law of P. Crassus, who was both an eminent speake
CIL_1.639 son of Gaius; Publius Licinius, son of Publius; Board
CIL_1.640 Gaius; Publius Licinius Crassus, son of Publius; Board
CIL_1.719 ary-stones where Publius Licinius, Appius Claudius,
FastCap_p72 P. Licinius P.f. P.n. Dives Crassus Mucianus , L. Valer
Just_36.4 the command of Licinius Crassus, who, being more eager

  Crassus 9   (M. Licinius Crassus) - Roman praetor 126 B.C., "Agelastus"
126/13 iculous procedural dispute in a case heard by the praetor M.Crassus
110/14 M.Crassus is called Agelastus by Lucilius because he only laughed onc

  Crassus 14   (P.Licinius Crassus Dives) - Roman consul, 97 B.C.
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102/24 P.Crassus Dives presents magnificent games while holding the office
97/_ Consuls: Cn. Cornelius Cn.f. Lentulus, P. Licinius M.f. Crassus
95/12 P.Crassus is proconsul in Spain; he discovers the route to the Cassit
95/13 P.Crassus grants Roman citizenship to Alexas of Heracleia.
93/2 The triumph of P.Crassus, over the Lusitani.
90/11 ius defeats the Romans under Crassus and drives them back to Grumentu
89/48 The censors P.Crassus and L.Caesar impose curbs on luxury goods such
87/34 Fimbria defeats P.Crassus.
87/41 P.Crassus and his elder son commit suicide, to avoid capture by the
    Within translations:
CIL_1.702 Gnaeus Cornelius and Publius Licinius. CIL_1 .653 L
Diod_37.23   Lamponius charged at Crassus, in the belief that the
Diod_37.29 the city, Scaevola and Crassus, without any course of
FastCap_p74 ntulus , P. Licinius M.f. P.n. Crassus censors: L. Valeriu
FastTr_p107 Licinius M.f. P.n. Crassus, proconsul, & over the Lusitani
GranLic_19 ther, and forced him to recall Crassus. He did not want
GranLic_23 ace. On his return Crassus pressed for a battle, and advis

  Crassus 17   (M.Licinius Crassus) - Roman consul 70 B.C., "the triumvir"
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87/40 The early family life of M.Crassus, the future triumvir.
85/28 Crassus hides in a cave in Spain, near the estate of Vibius Paciacus.
84/17 Crassus comes out of hiding in Spain and captures Malaca.
83/23 Crassus collects new recruits for Sulla from amongst the Marsi.
83/28 Crassus captures the town of Tuder.
81/14 Crassus and other friends of Sulla enrich themselves by buying up the
72/36 inst Spartacus is transferred to M.Crassus, who recruits a new army.
72/48 Crassus decimates a detachment of his army, after his subordinate Mum
72/51 Crassus defeats Spartacus and forces him to retreat.
72/52 Sicily, but is surrounded by Crassus on a peninsula near Rhegium.
71/6 Spartacus breaks out at night though Crassus' siegeworks.
71/8 Crassus catches and defeats a detachment of German slaves separated
71/10 Crassus annihilates the army of German slaves led by Castus and Canni
71/15 Crassus defeats and kills Spartacus by the river Silarus.
71/23 Crassus rewards a man from Avenio with Roman citizenship.
71/24 Pompeius and Crassus are elected consuls for the following year.
71/30 rs, even though Pompeius and Crassus refuse to disband their armies.
71/31 Crassus celebrates an ovation, for his victory over Spartacus.
70/_ Consuls: Cn. Pompeius Cn.f. Magnus, M. Licinius P.f. Crassus
70/10 pressure forces Pompeius and Crassus to stage a public reconciliation
70/32 Pompeius and Crassus are again reconciled, after constant disagreemen
65/19 Crassus, as censor, proposes that Egypt should be turned into a Roman
63/44 Crassus receives an anonymous letter with details of Catilina's consp
63/72 for their help; L.Tarquinius implicates Crassus in the conspiracy.
61/11 for his province in Spain; Crassus protects him from his creditors.
60/16 esar reconciles Pompeius and Crassus, and together they form the "Fir
59/5 Pompeius and Crassus speak in favour of Caesar's law at an assembly.
57/35 The Veneti and other tribes surrender to P.Crassus.
56/23 Caesar, Pompeius and Crassus meet at Luca, and agree to renew their
56/45 Pompeius and Crassus seek to be elected as consuls, although they hav
56/49 fter he is violently attacked by supporters of Pompeius and Crassus.
55/_ nsuls: Cn. Pompeius Cn.f. Magnus (II), M. Licinius P.f. Crassus (II)
55/1 Pompeius and Crassus are elected as consuls, after an interregnum.
55/8a Crassus passes the Lex Licinia de Sodaliciis, a law banning illegal
55/9 brother Quintus, describing his meetings with Pompeius and Crassus.
55/43a Crassus is accused by Plotius of an improper relationship with the
55/43b Crassus and Hortensius are named as heirs of L.Minucius Basilus, but
55/43c retort of Crassus, after being mocked by Domitius about the death
55/43d Sarcastic comments of Cicero about Crassus.
55/44 Crassus estimates his wealth before leaving Rome; the total is 7,100
55/45 Crassus musters an army despite the opposition of the tribunes, and
54/1 Cic:Fam_5.8, a letter from Cicero to M.Crassus.
54/6 Crassus sails from Brundisium with his army, and proceeds through Gal
54/25 After the arrival of Crassus in Syria, Gabinius sails back to Rome,
54/26 Crassus invades Mesopotamia, but then withdraws back to Syria.
54/55 aining in Lucania is taken as an omen of disaster for Crassus' army.
53/6 Crassus seizes treasure from temples, including the temple at Jerusal
53/8 Crassus scornfully rejects complaints from the Parthian king about
53/12 Crassus is urged by Artavasdes to advance through Armenia, but instea
53/13 Crassus ignores adverse omens as he crosses the river Euphrates.
53/19 Crassus and his army are deliberately led in the wrong direction
53/21 Parthian general, attacks Crassus at Carrhae; the Romans are defea
53/22 saying of Crassus to one of his soldiers.
53/23 General comments on the wealth and influence of Crassus.
53/24 Crassus agrees to meet the Parthians for negotiations, but they seize
53/30 C.Cassius, the quaestor of Crassus, takes control of Syria after reac
52/78 Orodes kills Surenas, the general who defeated Crassus.
Plutarch,- PLUTARCH, Crassus

  Crassus 20   (P.Licinius Crassus) - the son of the triumvir; killed in 53 B.C.
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56/38 P.Crassus conquers Aquitania.
54/46 P.Crassus brings some Gallic cavalry to join his father's army.
53/20 P.Crassus is an accomplished orator and dancer.
53/21 the Romans are defeated with heavy losses, and P.Crassus is killed.
52/15 Cicero is made an augur, in place of P.Crassus.
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_281 same advice to P. Crassus, the son of Marcus, who courted

  Crassus 21   (M.Licinius Crassus) - Roman consul, 30 B.C.
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30/_ Consuls: Imp. Caesar Divi f. (IV), M. Licinius M.f. Crassus
    Within translations:
Cassiod:Chr_724 724] & C. Caesar (III) and M. Crassus. & In the year of
ExcBarb_50A ocius Augustus (III) and Crassus Augustus (IV) and Messala
FastTr_p110 Licinius M.f. M.n. Crassus, proconsul, & from Thrace and

  Crassus 23   (L.Licinius Crassus) - Roman consul 95 B.C., "the orator"
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140/17 The birth of the orator L.Crassus.
121/23 L.Crassus, when very young, is too nervous to continue speaking in
119/10 C.Carbo is brought to trial by L.Crassus, and commits suicide.
118/2 colony at Narbo Martius, with the support of the orator L.Crassus.
114/20 The Vestal virgin Licinia is acquitted after a speech by L.Crassus.
109/23 L.Crassus travels to Athens as quaestor, and meets some of the eminen
107/12 Granius invites the tribune L.Crassus to a banquet.
101/24 The aediles L.Crassus and Q.Scaevola hold magnificent games.
96/7 L.Crassus, standing as candidate for the consulship, is ashamed to
96/12 Crassus and Scaevola take opposite sides in a famous court case, over
96/13 Crassus speaks in defence of C.Aculeo.
96/14 trial for building on the Lucrine lake, and is defended by Crassus.
95/_ Consuls: L.Licinius L.f. Crassus, Q.Mucius P.f. Scaevola
95/20 The trial of Q.Caepio, who is defended by the consul L.Crassus.
94/13 C.Carbo is treated kindly by L.Crassus, the governor of Gaul.
93/3 L.Crassus is refused a triumph over the Gauls.
93/7 Crassus gives evidence against M.Marcellus, but Marcellus is acquitte
92/5 Quarrelling between the censors, L.Crassus and Cn.Domitius.
92/16 adopts the recommendation of L.Crassus concerning a complaint made
91/17 Crassus, speaking in defence of Cn.Plancus, denounces the extravaganc
91/18 Crassus is himself criticised for having a luxurious house and furnis
91/19 Crassus jokingly likens a witness in a court case to a crude picture
91/20 L.Crassus, shortly before his death, strongly criticises Philippus
91/21 comments on the character of Crassus, and his pre-eminence as an orat
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_102 any others, particularly to L. Crassus. [103] & As to Cai
Cic:Brut_115 the city)- and yet though L. Crassus and M. Antonius,
Cic:Brut_138 ntrymen, to Antonius and Crassus! For, in my mind, these
Cic:Brut_* 143-145 * was even excelled by Lucius Crassus. All, however, were
Cic:Brut_148 resemble. For, as Crassus was the closest of all our eleg
Cic:Brut_155 fects. [155] & As Crassus, therefore, in my mind, acted
Cic:Brut_158 we set out upon. Crassus (for he is the orator we were
Cic:Brut_* 161-165 * he was the colleague of Crassus." "He was so," said I,
Cic:Brut_173 kers above-mentioned, (that is Crassus and Antonius) came
Cic:Brut_186 ether to say Antonius or Crassus; or this man, perhaps,
Cic:Brut_189 ately fix it either upon Crassus or Antonius? There were
Cic:Brut_197 exist. But when Crassus, who spoke on the opposite side
Cic:Brut_203 professed imitator of Crassus, while Cotta chose Antoni
Cic:Brut_207 give his service; and Crassus, though not so compliable
Cic:Brut_211 she was the daughter of Crassus." [212] "And what think
Cic:Brut_215 an equal footing with Crassus, and in others he was sup
Cic:Brut_229 forum in the consulship of L. Crassus and Q. Scaevola [95
Cic:Brut_230 speak in public while Crassus was living but his fame
Cic:Brut_256 the single oration of Crassus, in defence of Curius,
Cic:Brut_282 he lost all resemblance of L. Crassus, and his other wort
Cic:Brut_296 proceed to Antonius and Crassus, your two paragons of elo
Cic:Brut_298 above oration of Crassus, he himself, perhaps, could hav
Cic:Brut_301 years older) and when Crassus and Antonius, and afterwa
Cic:Brut_303 the height of his glory, Crassus died, Cotta was banished,
Cic:Brut_328 ished from the year when Crassus was consul with Scaevola
Cic:Brut_333 wards came Antonius, and Crassus; and then Cotta, Sulpiciu
FastCap_p74 [95] & L. Licinius L.f. C.n. Crassus , Q. Mucius P.f.

  Crassus 26   (L. Licinius Crassus Scipio) - the grandson and heir of the orator
Cic:Brut_212 think you," said I, "of Crassus, the son of that Licinia,

  Crassus 31   (M'. Otacilius Crassus) - Roman consul, 263 B.C.
263/_ Consuls: M'. Valerius M.f. Maximus, M'. Otacilius C.f. Crassus
263/12 Crassus punishes some troops who had been defeated by Hannibal.
246/_ Consuls: M'. Otacilius C.f. Crassus (II), M. Fabius C.f. Licinus
    Within translations:
FastCap_p54 ice , M'. Otacilius C.f. M'.n. Crassus dictator: Cn. Fulvi
FastCap_p56 46] & M'. Otacilius C.f. M'.n. Crassus II , M. Fabius C.f.

  Crassus 32   (T. Otacilius Crassus) - Roman consul, 261 B.C.
261/_ Consuls: L. Valerius M.f. Flaccus, T. Otacilius C.f. Crassus
    Within translations:
FastCap_p54 ccus , T. Otacilius C.f. M'.n. Crassus [260] & Cn. Corneli

  Crassus 33   (T. Otacilius Crassus) - Roman praetor, 217 B.C.
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241/8 Marcellus saves the life of his brother Otacilius.
215/10 T. Otacilius Crassus dedicates a temple to Mens, the personificatio
215/34 T.Otacilius leads a Roman fleet in a raid against the African coast.

  Crassus 34   (Calpurnius Crassus) - a Roman soldier, 3rd century B.C.
255/13 Calpurnius Crassus is captured by the Massylii, but he is rescued by

  Crassus 36   (Ti. Papirius Crassus) - consular tribune, 380 B.C.
FastCap_p40 Coxo III Ti. Papirius . . . Crassus L. Papirius . . .

  Crassus 37   (L. Papirius Crassus) - consular tribune, 368 B.C.
FastCap_p40 tructus L. Papirius Sp.f. C.n. Crassus L. Veturius L.f.

  Crassus 38   (L. Papirius Crassus) - Roman consul, 336 B.C.
FastCap_p44 [330] & L. Papirius L.f. L.n. Crassus II , L. Plautius
FastCap_p46 censors: L. Papirius L.f. M.n. Crassus, C. Maenius P.f.

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