ROME’S HUMILIATION OF RHODES AND PERGAMUM

Reconstruction of ancient Pergamon. Ancient Rhodes. Not long before the battle of Pydna, at the time they had made their alliance, Perseus and Genthius had sent an embassy to the Rhodians, inviting them to join their anti-Roman coalition. The attempt was certainly worthwhile: the Rhodians were divided on the question whether their interests were best […]

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