previous next

Cephallenia

M. Fulvius took the quarter of the town
The citadel of Same in Cephallenia taken by a night surprise,
in which was the citadel by a night surprise, and introduced the Romans into the town.1

1 See Livy, 38, 28, 29. The fragment here seems to be that translated by Livy in ch. 29,Romani nocte per arcem, quam Cyatidem vocant (nam urbs in mare devexa in Occidentem vergit) muro superato in forum pervenerunt.” The people of Same suddenly threw off the terms under which the rest of Cephallania had submitted and stood a four months' siege.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

load focus Greek (Theodorus Büttner-Wobst after L. Dindorf, 1893)
hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Visualize the most frequently mentioned Pleiades ancient places in this text.

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide References (2 total)
  • Cross-references in notes from this page (2):
    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 38, 28
    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 38, 29
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: