Acilius, Gaius um 155 v. Chr
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- Acilius, Gaius um 155 v. Chr
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- Gaius Acilius, Phil. et. Hist.
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- TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, p. 2.
"Acilius Gaius, Roman senator and historian, who interpreted for Carneades, Diogenes (3), and Critolaus in the senate in 155 BC, wrote a history of Rome, in Greek, from early Italian times to his own age....His work was reproduced in Latin by a Claudius, probably Claudius Quadrigarius, who would then have incorporated it in his annalistic form. " from Alexander Hugh McDonald "Acilius, Gaius" The Oxford Classical Dictionary. Ed. Simon Hornblower and Anthony Spawforth. Oxford University Press 2003. Oxford Reference Online. Oxford University Press. Tufts University. 23 August 2007
"Acilius, I 2, "Roman historian, (2nd cent. B.C.) ....Later he published (probably 141: Liv. per. 53) a history of Rome in Greek (Cic. Off. 3,115), which spanned a period from early times into the 2nd cent. (at the least up to 184: fr. 6 P.)....."from Kierdorf, Wilhelm (Köln), "Acilius." Brill's New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider . Brill, 2007. Brill Online. Tufts University Library. 23 August 2007
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