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Third Punic War
The Third Punic War occurred as a result of Rome's obsession with Carthage. Roman Senator Cato would end every speech with "Carthage must be destroyed". Rome sends an army of 80,000 infantry and 4,000 cavalry to attack Carthage.
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Ancient Roman History
Roman Empire from 500 B.C. - 500 A.D.