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POMPEY IN THE EAST (60s BCE)

This podcast is Part 1 of a 3-part Introduction to Section 6B - 49: Cicero, Caelius and the Approach of Civil War. It describes Pompey the Great's confrontations with the pirates and Mithridates VI of Pontus, and outlines the details of his Eastern Settlement. The text is taken mainly from S. Kershaw, A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization, Robinson, 2010, read by the author. For more information about the book go to http://www.constablerobinson.com/?section=search&search_term=classical+c...

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Friday, November 23, 2012
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POMPEY IN THE EAST (60s BCE), © Steve Kershaw, licensed under CC BY-NC-SA.
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