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Tacitus' Agricola.
Tacitus' Annals.
The Deeds of the Divine Augustus
De Bello Gallico, by Julius Caesar
Tacitus' Germania.
The Goths, by Jordanes.
Histories, by Tacitus.
History of Rome, by Livy.
Mispogon by Julian
New Testament.
Metamorphosis by Ovid.
Parallel lives by Plutarch.
Suetonius 12 Caesars
Virgil Aeneid.
Name of the event: Actions in Italy in 216 BC. Battle of Cannae
Documents found:
HOR Book XXII Chapter 37: Gifts from Syracusa
HOR Book XXII Chapter 38: Start of the new consuls
HOR Book XXII Chapter 39: Fabius speaks to Paulus
HOR Book XXII Chapter 40: The consuls arrive at the camp
HOR Book XXII Chapter 41: Hannibal prepares an ambuscade
HOR Book XXII Chapter 42: The Romans want to start the attack
HOR Book XXII Chapter 43: Hannibal withdraws, the Romans follow
HOR Book XXII Chapter 44: Disagreement among the Romans
HOR Book XXII Chapter 45: The Romans prepare for battle
HOR Book XXII Chapter 46: The Carthaginians prepare for battle
HOR Book XXII Chapter 47: The battle of Cannae starts
HOR Book XXII Chapter 48: The Romans get surrounded
HOR Book XXII Chapter 49: The Romans defeated.
HOR Book XXII Chapter 50: A few Romans fight their way through the enemy
HOR Book XXII Chapter 51: The battle-field.
HOR Book XXII Chapter 52: The camps were taken and prisoners made.
HOR Book XXII Chapter 54: Panic in Rome
HOR Book XXII Chapter 55: Fabius takes the lead.
HOR Book XXII Chapter 56: Sicily attacked
HOR Book XXII Chapter 57: Several measures
HOR Book XXII Chapter 58: A bargain about ransoms is proposed
HOR Book XXII Chapter 59: A delegate of the prisoners speaks
HOR Book XXII Chapter 60: Speech of Manlius on the ransoms
HOR Book XXII Chapter 61: The proposal is rejected. Some allies desert.
HOR Book XXIII Chapter 45: The generals encourage their soldiers
HOR Book XXIV Chapter 43: Elections in Rome
HOR Book XXV Chapter 6: Problems of the soldiers in Sicily.
HOR Book XXV Chapter 7: Prodigies and an escape of Tarentine hostages
PLT Aemilius Chapter 1: His Ancestry
PLT Fabius, Chapter 15: Preparations for battle
PLT Fabius, Chapter 16: Battle of Cannae; death of Paulus
PLT Fabius, Chapter 17: Reaction of Hannibal and in Rome
PLT Fabius, Chapter 18: Rome recovers
PLT Fabius, Chapter 19: Fabius and Marcellus
PLT Marcellus Chapter 9: After Cannae


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Persons involved:
Hasdrubal
Hannibal
Mago
Lucius Aemilius Paullus
Scipio Africanus the Elder
Maharbal
Marcus Minucius Rufus
Publius Sempronius Tuditanus
Gaius Terentius Varro
Marcus Junius Pera
Publius Furius Philus
Marcus Atilius Regulus
Manius Pomponius Matho
Tiberius Sempronius Longus
Quintus Fabius Maximus
Appius Claudius Pulcher
Chromius
Karthalo
Marius Statilius
Lucius Furius Bibaculus
Lucius Atilius
Busa
Lucius Publicius Bibulus
Publius Furius Philus
Lucius Caecilius Metellus
Lucius Scribonius Libo