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Vegetius Renatus, Publius
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Roman author of factual books, vir illustris, estate owner, active during the reign of Theodosius [2] I (379–395); the suggestion that he can be dated to the reign of Valentinianus [4] III (425–455.) is less probable. Author of three treatises on the military, horses, and cattle medicine. Fragments …

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Fischer, Klaus-Dietrich, “Vegetius Renatus, Publius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0230>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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