Scipio Africanus

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Scipio Africanus

, Publius Cornelius Known as "Scipio the Elder." 236?-183? bc.
Roman general and politician who invaded northern Africa, conquered Carthage, and brought the Second Punic War to an end by defeating Hannibal at Zama (202).
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Noun1.Scipio Africanus - Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)Scipio Africanus - Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
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Roman history has lionized her father, Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, who died in 184 B.
8) For Cornelia's father, Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, and his dates, see Scullard 1970, as well as Hallett 1996.
The life of Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus is dictated as a memoir to his amanuensis Bostar, who served Hannibal in the first novel as his mapmaker.

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