3rd mithradatic war
He was a part of the third Mithradatic war and was under Luculluss command. He had some issues and
thought that he wasnt being treated with sufficient respect so he started a revolt. It is also said that he
had sexual relations with Lu
Sacrosanctitas suddenly gave the plebeian tribunes religious
tribunes could extend their protection to ordinary Roman
citizens merely by placing their hand on them and asserting
their auxilium or help
intercessio- political veto
CLCS 381 quiz 3
M. Antony, M. Porcius Cato, Pompey, Crassus, Cicero (his wife Terentia), Catiline, C.
M. Calpurnius Bibulus, Lesbia/Clodia, Catullus, Pontifex Maximus, First Triumvirate,
The Gracchi, King Jugurtha, C. Marius, Julia (wife of Marius), L.
Sulla, publicani, populares, optimates, King Mithradates VI,
Proscriptions, senatus consultum ultimum, Dictator
Rei Publicae Constituendae Causa, Q. Sertorius,
Cn. Pompeius Magnus
Battle of Alexandria, 47 BC Mar 29-31
Roman History 1/14/16
Royal Rome: 753 - 510 BC
The king of Rome at this time was the Commander In Chief, Chief Priest, and
Imperium: the right to command the armies of Rome.
Fasces: bundles that
Scenario 1: Caesar planned to seize absolute power from the beginning but hid his true
intentions until he was certain he had control (promise to restore republic was a ruse)
Scenario 2: Caesar tried to work with the aristocracy until the Pompey brothers
Catilinarian Conspiracy Outline
The narrative doesnt start until chapter 14 in T
he War With Cataline
Poor Romans were usually illiterate so the target audience was the elite.
Sallust was attacking the conspirators directly through rhetori