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Unformatted text preview: city of Carthage, Hannibal has to withdraw from Italy to defend his city o 202 BC, The armies meet at Zama and Rome is victorious o 201 BC, Carthage falls and Rome dominates the Mediterranean • Hellenistic Wars 200-188 BC o Hannibal fled after Carthage fell and went to Philip V of Macedonia and told him that even though Carthage lost, Rome is critically weak o Advised Philip to take this advantage o Began to threaten Rome o Romans don’t want to fight, stop the draft, call for volunteers, beat the crap out of Macedonia o Romans conquer Greece o Hannibal then goes to Seleucid Empire, Antiochus III, and tells him that Greece is for the taking now that the Romans aren’t in Greece much o Rome goes to war with the Seleucians and destroy them in the Syrian War 192-189 BC o Hannibal kills himself...
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- Spring '08
- Punic Wars, Hannibal, conquer Greece Hannibal