” Under the Julian and Claudian emperors, the Parthians seem to have been the leading power at the mouth of the Indus. “


” About the time of the expulsion of the Tarquins from Rome, the Etruscan power had reached its height. “


” The power which the Hellenes and even the Italians possessed, of civilizing and assimilating to themselves the nations susceptible of culture with whom they came into contact, was wholly wanting in the Phoenicians. “


” The order of things established by the Romans in Libya rested in substance on a balance of power between the Nomad kingdom of Massinissa and the city of Carthage. “



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Under the Julian and Claudian emperors, the Parthians seem to have been the leading power at the mouth of the Indus.
About the time of the expulsion of the Tarquins from Rome, the Etruscan power had reached its height.


The power which the Hellenes and even the Italians possessed, of civilizing and assimilating to themselves the nations susceptible of culture with whom they came into contact, was wholly wanting in the Phoenicians.
The order of things established by the Romans in Libya rested in substance on a balance of power between the Nomad kingdom of Massinissa and the city of Carthage.
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