Parthian Wars

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Historical Context Note

Trajan launched an invasion towards the east and successfully conquered Armenia and Mesopotamia, but large uprisings and a major revolt of the Jews put an end to his expansion.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Parthian Wars". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11455, accessed 20 December 2014.]