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Gulussa
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Second son of  Massinissa; envoy to Rome (Liv. 42,23-24; 43,3,5-7; Liv. per. 48) [3. 429f.; 433]. In 150 BC envoy of  Massinissa to Carthage, on which occasion the attack on envoys led to war (App. Lib. 317-319; 336-339; Liv. per. 49) [2. 54; 3. 434]. When the inheritance was divided in 149 BC, military commander; in the 3rd Punic War on the side of Rome (App. Lib. 500-527; 596-604; Liv. per. 50) [3. 447ff.; 454]. Negotiation with Hasdrubal; acquainted with Scipio and Polybius (Pol. 34,16; 38,7-8; Di…

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Meißner, Burkhard (Halle/Saale), “Gulussa”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 24 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e500250>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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