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An important Phoenician trading post in North Africa

Carthage

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A city near the middle of the western coast of Italy

Rome

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Ancient Roman general who was defeated and captured in a war between Rome and Carthage

Regulus

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Carthaginian general who launched an invasion of the Romans from Spain by crossing the Alps

Hannibal

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Ancient Roman general who attacked Carthage and forced Hannibal to retreat to Rome

Scipio

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Ancient Roman general whose murder led to the end of the Roman Republic

Julius Caesar

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A wealthy, powerful citizen of Ancient Rome

Patrician

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A common citizen of Ancient Rome

Plebeian

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A form of government in which citizens have the right to choose their leaders

Repulic

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A person elected to represent the people

Representative

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A governing body in which Ancient Roman representatives served

Senate

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In Ancient Rome, one of two officials who managed the government and the army

Consul

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A person who was total control over the people

Dictator

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In Ancient Rome men who were appointed to protect the rights of the plebeians

Tribune

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A sense of pride in one's country

Patriotism

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An ancient Roman emperor

Caesar

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A famous Ancient Roman road

Appian Way

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Carthage and Rome had fought three wars and they became known as the Punic Wars

The Punic Wars