Weapons and Warfare: Sulla versus Mithridates

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Weapons and Warfare: Sulla versus Mithridates

Sulla

Italians become Romans

Rome was faced with the prospect of the collapse of its power in the peninsula. Hence the lex Calpurnia apparently permitted Roman commanders to bestow citizenship as a reward to individuals and units on the field of battle, as Marius had done back in 101 BC to three cohorts of Umbrians and two of Camertians for outstanding valour at Vercellae…..

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