Oct 19

TSC: May-June-Jul 41- Turn 7-8

TSC: May-June-Jul 41- Turn 7-8

Diplomacy efforts intensify as the UK presses Yugoslavia to join the war and allow the Southern Belly Front to be a reality.

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260 B.C.


Rome

Manlius Vulso took the vestment of office from the hands of Aquilius. Cornelius Scipio did the same with his new role as Praetor Urbanus. They had ensured that strong men would lead this year. Servilius Gemius Took charge of the First consular Army and immediately sought to raise the Fifth Legion.

War rumors raced thru Rome. The grain dispensation was suspended, and the Second Consular Army…

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Oct 18

Savage battles..263bc.

Savage battles..263bc.

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261 B.C.

Rome

Aquilius Florus was voted in for an unprecedented second term as Consul of Rome in a landslide victory for isolationists. Cornelius Blasio assumed Megellus’s role and Proconsul of little note filled the ranks of Consul and Proconsul.

The Roman economy boomed, its border secured, She relished prosperity, ignoring the gathering storm. No one noticed the creepingly higher prices of goods and…

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Oct 17

Slingshot magazine

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273 editions on the CD, that should keep me reading for a while.

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What a wonderful exploration this will be reading  273 editions of this magazine. One of the first things I will be doing is read thru the index looking further details on the 1st Punic War.

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262 B.C. Carthage

Somewhere near the entrance of the Macteris Valley

Gisgo reclined amongst several warm rugs on one side of the fire with his familial enemy, who stood by the fire rubbing his numb hands. They were positioned at top of a rise that overlooked the lush terrain of the Macteris valley. Swollen with winter rains and run off, the source of the Merjerda River gathered power below adding to the noise of…

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Re Blog: New German Army MG:

Re Blog: New German Army MG:

Oct 16

C3i 28. You really want this edition

C3i 28. You really want this edition

262bc chit pulls.

262bc chit pulls.

263 B.C. Carthage

Carthage

“The message reads thus.” Stated the reedy framed, tall, dark haired Council of Elders Orator. “I therefore prevail upon the Council of Elders to without delay raise more forces and send them at once to Massana to reinforce our new ally King Hieros. ” His deep clear voice echoed across the Elders.

Hannos message continues “Send ships forth to guard our possessions in Corsica and Southern…

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Oct 15

332BC. Samnite horse

332BC. Samnite horse