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Punic Wars

It has often been said that most wars are fought over money. Both Rome and Carthage were expanding aggressively in the Mediterranean area. The ruling classes in both Rome and Carthage wanted more...

Latest answer posted January 26, 2015, 12:24 am (UTC)

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Punic Wars

In the Punic Wars, Rome fought against the city-state of Carthage. In those wars, Rome eventually defeated Carthage. They then totally destroyed the city. Carthage was a city-state that had been...

Latest answer posted November 2, 2012, 2:45 pm (UTC)

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Punic Wars

Rome and Carthage clashed in the Punic Wars because they were the two greatest superpowers of the Mediterranean world. When their empires came in contact with one another, they fought. For many...

Latest answer posted September 8, 2012, 2:09 am (UTC)

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