First Samnite War

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Historical Context Note

The first war between Rome and their Samnite neighbours was to the advantage of Rome, who acquired control of northern Campania.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "First Samnite War". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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