Second Samnite War (40 words)

Historical Context Note

Download PDF Save to Bookshelf Share on Facebook Tweet Report an Error


The term Second Samnite War refers to two series of conflicts (327-321 BC and 316-304 BC) between Rome and the Samnite tribes of Italy, at the end of which Rome had gained the territories of Apulia, Lucania, and southern Campania.

We have have no profile for this entry. If you are a qualified scholar and you wish to write for The Literary Encyclopedia, please click here to contact us.

Save this article

If you need to create a new bookshelf to save this article in, please make sure that you are logged in, then go to your 'Account' here.