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Cartagena - statue of Asdrubal - photo: Robert Bovington Asdrubal, also known as Hasdrubal the Fair, was a Carthaginian general who founded the city of Cartagena (Murcia, Spain) around 227 BC. Carthage, Cartagena Spain, Statues, Punic Wars, Iberian Peninsula, Ancient Greece, Spain Travel, Roman Empire, Ancient History

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True Colors: Hannibal of Carthage, one of the greatest military strategists in history, is often depicted with much narrower features, but coins depicting Hannibal and his famous army of elephants leave little doubt about his African heritage. Ap World History, Black History, European History, African History, As Roma, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Hannibal Barca, War Elephant

Hannibal - Wikipedia

Hannibal the Great: Hannibal, son of Hamilcar Barca[n 1] (247 – 183/182 BC)[n 2] was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. His father, Hamilcar Barca, was the leading Carthaginian commander during the First Punic War

True Colors: Hannibal of Carthage, one of the greatest military strategists in history, is often depicted with much narrower features, but coins depicting Hannibal and his famous army of elephants leave little doubt about his African heritage. Ap World History, Black History, European History, African History, As Roma, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Hannibal Barca, War Elephant

Hannibal Barca and His Elephant Army

When Rome leaped into the international arena against the Carthaginians, it learned hard lessons as to how effective advance intelligence could be in the hands of a skilled opponent. As from Carthage's Gen'l Hannibal. During the Second Punic War (218-­201 BC), Hannibal placed spies in Roman camps and in Rome itself. Spies the Romans caught had their hands cut off; then released as a warning to other spies. Hannibal's ability to disguise himself, and send secret communications was legendary.

Documentary from the BBC charting the rise and fall of Hannibal, the Carthage Warrior. History Teachers, History Class, World History, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Tapestry Of Grace, Punic Wars, Story Of The World, Roman History

Hannibal's elephants - BBC

Documentary from the BBC charting the rise and fall of Hannibal, the Carthage Warrior. Historians analyse the psychological advantages to using Elephants in ...

Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare Battle of Zama scene Army Pics, Punic Wars, Ap World History, Byzantine, Teaching Ideas, Rome, Battle, Elephant, Scene

Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare Battle of Zama scene

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Top 12 facts about Hannibal Barca. Hannibal Barca was the one of the greatest military general of ancient world widely known for his military strategy. Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Hannibal History, Hannibal Barca, Punic Wars, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Empire Romain, Roman History

The Second Punic War: The Battle Of Cannae

In the year 216 BC, the Roman army suffered one of its biggest ever defeats at the Battle of Cannae. The defeat was inflicted by a Carthaginian military genius called Hannibal whose strategies provided a model for commanders for centuries to come.

ZAMA: The battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second punic war. For some reason or another people remember Hannibal, and forget Scipio, even though Scipio was never defeated in battle. Carthage, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, European History, Hannibal Barca, War Elephant, Punic Wars, Rome Antique, Roman Republic

Hannibal - Martin Dwyer, an Irish Chef in France

Hannibal strolls quietly through Languedoc. When I was a very small boy in school it was decided to enter me for verse speaking in the local Feis Maitiu. I was given two poems to learn, one was about Hannibal. I can still remember what must have been a sort of chorus in the poem; “A …

Hannibal Barca, of Carthage, is at war with mighty Rome. Carthage, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Ancient Greece, Hannibal Barca, War Elephant, Punic Wars, Rome Antique, Roman Republic

Hannibal Barca -Hannibal, son of Hamilcar Barca(247 – 183/182 BC)[was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. His father, Hamilcar Barca, was the leading Carthaginian commander during the First Punic War, his younger brothers were Mago and Hasdrubal, and he was brother-in-law to Hasdrubal the Fair.

The Bronze Age Ancestry Of Ancient Sailing Vessels Sea Peoples, Punic Wars, Greek History, Bronze Age, Ancient Greece, Ancestry, Archaeology, Egypt, Sailing

The Greek Age of Bronze - Ships

The Greek Age of Bronze - Ships