Pyrrhus - Jacob Abbott


By Jacob Abbott

  • Release Date: 1879-10-31
  • Genre: Historical
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More than 30 other volumes in the series are also available from Cosimo Classics. This volume, dating from 1854, covers Pyrrhus of Epirus (318Bi272 Be, one of the fiercest enemies of ancient Rome, including his wars in Macedon and Italy and his experience at the Battle of Asculum, from which we take the term "Pyrrhic victory.