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Apamea in Syria: The Winter Quarters of Legio II Parthica

Roman Gravestones from the Military Cemetery
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This is a rather skinny little book on a topic that most would consider pitifully obscure-the most well-known published gravestones of Roman military personnel buried at the Syrian City of Apamea c.

AD -focusing especially on legionaries of the II Parthica Legion though also men of the XIII Gemina, IIII Scythicae, IIII Flavia, and a couple of auxiliary cavalry wings.5/5. Get this from a library. Apamea in Syria: the Winter quarters of Legio II Parthica: Roman gravestones from the military cemetery.

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AD -focusing especially on legionaries of the II Parthica Legion though also men of the XIII Gemina, IIII Scythicae, IIII Flavia, and a couple of auxiliary cavalry wings.5/5(1).

Trajan was born in Italica, close to modern Seville in present-day Spain, an Italic settlement in the Roman province of Hispania gh misleadingly designated by some later writers as a provincial, his family came from Umbria and he was born a Roman citizen.

Trajan rose to prominence during the reign of emperor g as a legatus legionis in Hispania Tarraconensis, in 89 Father: Marcus Ulpius Trajanus, Nerva (adoptive). - Avec Jean Charles Baltry, Apamea in Syria - Winter quarters of legio II parthica: Roman gravestones from the military cemetery, VUB Press, Décembre - Avec Cecilia Saerens et Rudolf de Smet, Studia Varia Bruxellensia: Ad Orbem Graeco-Latinum Pertinentia III.

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Roman Gravestones from the Military Cemetery (Brussels ) Bidwell, Paul T., Roman Exeter: Fortress and Town (Exeter Museum Service ). Biegel G., Wie lebten die Soldaten im römischen Reich (Freiburg, ). Biernacki, A. ↑Josephus Bell. iii. ↑ McDowell, Coins from Seleucia, p.

↑ McDowell, Coins from Seleucia, pp. f., rightly assigns to Vologases I the issues of 78–80 formerly given to Vologases clears up the difficulty of a two-year reign of Vologases II in 78–80 and his reappearance thirty years later, in /, when his real period of power commenced.

An essay on the Roman auxilia might seem merely to be one of the many monographs in which students of the military system of the Roman Empire are patiently arranging material for some future scholar to utilize in a more comprehensive work.

But while much space must necessarily be devoted to details of military organization, the subject opens up social and political questions of wider range. Having served c. AD as legatus of Legio IV Scythica at Zeugma, Septimius Severus returned to Syria in to confront Pescennius Niger who had proclaimed himself emperor at Antioch in the previous year.

It seems that the kings of Osrhoene and Hatra had supported Niger, and the Parthians had taken advantage of the civil war to strengthen their influence in the region. An Age of Iron and Rust. Thread starter Karolus Rex; Start date ; one marching towards Apamea, commanded by the usurper himself and the other advancing south to relieve Seleucia.

all he can send to Ctesiphon are the Legio XIV Parthica and the Dimidium Legio I Syria and the Dimidium Legio II Syria, a total of six thousand men. Full text of "The auxilia of the Roman Imperial Army" See other formats. The legio II Parthica later formed the core of the forces marshalled by Severus Alexander and Gordian III for their eastern campaigns against the revived Persian empire.

Indeed, it is during Gordian III’s reign that the connection between the legion. The remainder, ll. –73, concerns the arrangements for publication — unlike the Tab.

Siarensis, not in Italy nor in the coloniae, but in the celeberrima urbs of each province, and ad signa in the legionary winter-quarters — a sure sign of the need to placate the by: 2.

Full text of "The coin collector's manual: or, Guide to the numismatic student in the formation of a cabinet of coins; comprising an historical and critical account of the origin and progress of coinage, from the earliest period to the fall of the Roman empire, with some account of the coinages of modern Europe, more especially of Great Britain".

Maximinus marched on Rome but was assassinated by his Legio II Parthica, and subsequently Pupienus and Balbinus were murdered by the Praetorian Guard.

In the following years, numerous generals of the Roman army fought each other for control of the empire and. liebeschuetzbetween v.

apamea as the winter headquarters of the legion ii parthica in the third century With the Severi and the third century, Apamea participated in a more important way in imperial history through the events of the beginning of Septimius Severus' reign, because of the Syrian origin of the Augustae and the rising pressure of 1/5(1).

The Library of Jerome M. Eisenberg, Ph.D. The Dr. Jerome M. Eisenberg library consists of some 3, physical volumes dealing with the arts of Ancient Greece, Rome and the Near Ea.The Parthica, a volume account of the Parthian Wars written by Arrian, has met a similar fate.

Book 68 in Cassius Dio's Roman History, which survives mostly as Byzantine abridgments and epitomes, is the main source for the political history of Trajan's rule.In the absence of literary references, however, the positioning of the new legions is conjectural: some scholars think that Legio II Traiana Fortis was originally stationed on the Lower Danube and participated in the Second Dacian War, being only later deployed to .