Title

Cornelius Nepos, 'Life of Hannibal': Latin Text, Notes, Maps, Illustrations and Vocabulary

Document Type

Journal Article

Role

Author

Publication

Open Books Publishers

Publication Date

2015

Abstract

This biography by Cornelius Nepos (c. 100-27 BC) sketches Hannibal's life from the time he began traveling with his father's army as a young boy, through his sixteen-year invasion of Italy and his tumultuous political career in Carthage, to his perilous exile and eventual suicide in the East. This book is part of our Classics Series in partnership with Dickinson College Commentaries (DCC).

Faculty Start Year

2006