Venusia - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a Roman colony in Apulia, Italy
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he Romans found a colony at Venusia, which was captured by Postumiu
ambush by Hannibal near Venusia; Marcellus is killed and Crispinus
Metellus captures Venusia.
The poet Horatius is born at Venusia.
:Fam_14.20, a letter from Cicero to Terentia, written near Venusia
of Paulus and Geminus; or Venusia, that of Marcellus: nor would
unknown auctioneer. Found at Venusia. c. 50 B.C.? Se
.402 (i) Found at Venusia, now lost. c.
the important city of Venusia in Apulia, which had in
born to a freedman father at Venusia. 179th OLYMPIAD [=6
In a similar manner, at Venusia, he slew Marcus Claudius Marcellus,
The consul Varro fled to Venusia with five hundred cavalry. 4
the colonies of Luceria and Venusia and the towns of Canusium
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