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1) Verres, Caius. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...His corruption and extortion were notable even in an era when corruption among Roman governors was taken for granted. He was brought to trial, and Cicero began to...

2) Hortensius, Quintus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Caius Verres, who was successfully prosecuted by Cicero, Hortensius' friendly rival. Hortensius was a master of the flowery Asian style of oratory. None of his speeches...

3) Cicero, Roman orator. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Roman orator, famous also as a politician and a philosopher. 1 LifeCicero studied law and philosophy at Rome, Athens, and Rhodes. His political posts included those...

4) Sicily. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Mediterranean Sea on the west and south, by the Ionian Sea on the east, and by the Tyrrhenian Sea on the north, and which is separated from the Italian mainland by...

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