Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Cannae” in entry federal-union-the-john-fiske of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:
...y was admitted to privileges for which ancient history had elsewhere furnished no precedent.
Hence the invasion of Hannibal ha] a century later, even with its stupendous victories of Thrasymene and Cannae , effected nothing towards detaching the Italian subjects from their allegiance to Rome; and herein we have a most instructive contrast to the conduct of the communities subject to Athens at several c...
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