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Crassus then put up a tribune to propose the annexation of Egypt, and he
perhaps hoped to get Caesar sent out to organize at least the financial side. It is
not necessary to assume that Crassus was trying to seize Egypt as a military
action, with the secondary plan of trying to break through to Egypt if this failed.
Others believe that he was merely trying to escape from the blockade.24
However that may be, on 2 September Antony drew up his fleet off Actium in
East, Augustus ordered Aelius Gallus, who had been Prefect of Egypt, to lead an
expedition against the Sabaean kingdom (Sheba) in Arabia Felix, the south-west
corner of the Arabian peninsula (the Yemen, behind Aden).11 His purpose may ...
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Over the course of more than a year, I read this excellent Roman history one chunk at a time. It was well worth it. For good reason this is Scullard's most well known work. It is thorough, interesting ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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