dio cassius

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Dio Cassius (ˈdaɪəʊ ˈkæsɪəs)
 
n
?155--?230 ad, Roman historian. His History of Rome covers the period of Rome's transition from Republic to Empire

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dio cassius

Roman administrator and historian, the author of Romaika, a history of Rome, written in Greek, that is a most important authority for the last years of the republic and the early empire.

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