Memorable Battles in World History
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Battle of Cannae



The death of Roman general Lucius Aemilius Paullus at the Battle of Cannae, during the Second Punic War against Hannibal and the Carthaginians, 216 BCE. Drawn and engraved by Italian artist Bartolomeo Pinelli.

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