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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2018 3:58 p.m. PST

"If Suetonius is to be believed, in the year 9 CE the most powerful man in the western world, Emperor Augustus, was to be found butting his head against the walls and crying out "Quintilius Varus, give me back my legions!". The legions concerned were the XVII, XVIII and XIX, and all three had been destroyed in September by an alliance of Germanic tribes in what became known as the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest. It was one of the worst disasters to befall Roman arms, and is often credited with keeping the Germanic tribes east of the river Rhine free of permanent Roman conquest. This set is the first of several by Linear-A focused on that one decisive battle….."




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Pauls Bods20 May 2018 9:37 a.m. PST

been there, done that;-)
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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP20 May 2018 2:54 p.m. PST

I miss the search button… (smile)


Pauls Bods21 May 2018 8:03 a.m. PST

Agreed. A search function would be usefull

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 May 2018 11:08 a.m. PST

And what happened when you post and the site stop it saying "this thread is duplicated"=?…


Pauls Bods23 May 2018 8:58 a.m. PST

That Hasnīt happened in a while, at least when I post. Sometimes Iīm not sure wether Iīve used the titel before or Iīve seen it used here but the "duplicated etc" message hasnīt come up for a couple of months now

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