hannibal

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battle in 217 BC in which Hannibal ambushed a Roman army led by Flaminius Battle of Lake Trasimenus , Lake Trasimenus
battle in central Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans under Flaminius in 217 BC battle of Trasimeno , Trasimeno
battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second Punic War battle of Zama , Zama
ancient city is southeastern Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 BC Cannae
Roman statesman and general who built the Flaminian Way; died when he was defeated by Hannibal (died 217 BC) Flaminius , Gaius Flaminius
general who commanded a Carthaginian army in Spain; joined his brother Hannibal in Italy and was killed by the Romans at the battle of Metaurus River (died 207 BC) Hasdrubal
Roman historian whose history of Rome filled 142 volumes (of which only 35 survive) including the earliest history of the war with Hannibal (59 BC to AD 17) Livy , Titus Livius
battle during the second Punic War (207 BC); Hannibal's brother Hasdrubal was defeated by the Romans which ended Hannibal's hopes for success in Italy Metaurus River
Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC) Publius Cornelius Scipio , Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major , Scipio , Scipio Africanus , Scipio Africanus Major , Scipio the Elder
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