corrupt the Senate. While Antony was successful in capturing Cisalpine Gaul, he was defeated at Forum Gallorum and Mutina against the young Octavian. S quicker, smaller ships. They shared
37 Caesar presided over his own election to a second Consulship for 47 BC and then, after eleven days in office, resigned this dictatorship.Arriving in the East in spring 39 BC, Ventidius surprised Labienus near the Taurus Mountains, claiming victory at the Cilician Gates.
Pompey had deposed Aristobulus and installed Hyrcanus as Rome's client ruler over Judea.According to the Greek historian Plutarch, eighteen battles were fought between the retreating Romans and the Parthians during the month-long march back to Armenia, with approximately 20,000 infantry and 4,000 cavalry dying during the retreat alone.