Punic Wars


* CarthageLives.com – Comprehensive web resource on the life of Hannibal Barca and the Punic Wars between Rome and Carthage.
* First Punic War, 264-241 BC – Overview of the origins and outcomes of the war in which Carthage and Rome first conflicted with one another.
* Second Punic War: Battle of Cannae – Detailed description of the Battle of Cannae, the great battle in 216 BC when Hannibal’s Carthaginian army annihilated a Roman army.
* Summary of Silius Italicus’ Punica – Summary and poetic style of the epic poem Punica, composed by the 1st century poet Silius Italicus.
* Timeline Index: Punic War 1 – Describes the First Punic War from 264 to 241 BC and offers links to the second and third wars as well as biographies of Hannibal and Scipio Africanus.
* Wikipedia: Battle of Zama – User-written article about the Battle of Zama, fought in October, 202 BC, in which Publius Cornelius Scipio’s Roman army defeated the Carthaginian forces of Hannibal Barca, ending the Second Punic War.

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