Hero of Roman legend. When a crevice opened on the forum in 362 BC and an oracle announced that it would not close up until Rome's greatest possessions were sacrificed to guarantee the eternity of Rome, Curtius interpreted this as a …
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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum),
Eck, Werner (Cologne),
Porod, Robert (Graz) and
Gatti, Paolo (Trento),
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