See Dio Cassius lxii.
Dio Cassius says that Bocchus sent his sons to support Sextus Pompeius in Spain, while Bogud fought on the side of Caesar, and there is no doubt that after Caesar's death Bocchus supported Octavian, and Bogud Antony, During Bogud's absence in Spain, his brother seized the whole of Numidia, and was confirmed sole ruler by Octavian.
Afric, 25; Dio Cassius xli.
35 (58); Dio Cassius, liv.
This astrological week became very current in the Roman empire, but was still a novelty in the time of Dio Cassius (xxxvii.
When governor of Alexandria he was slain by the soldiers, as having participated in the rebellion of Avidius Cassius (175).
See Capitolinus, Antoninus, 3; Vulcacius Gallicanus, Avidius Cassius, 7; edition of the metrological work by F.
A severe blow was struck against the city in 43 by C. Cassius, who besieged and ruthlessly plundered the people for refusing to submit to his exactions.
See Dio Cassius xxxvi.
313-315; Dio Cassius xlix.
12, LI; Dio Cassius xlv.
Cassius Hemina (about 146), in the fourth book of his Annals, wrote on the Second Punic War.
See Tacitus, Annals, xii.-xv.; Dio Cassius lix.
Dio Cassius, lxx.
There news reached him that Avidius Cassius, the commander of the Roman troops in Asia, had revolted and proclaimed himself emperor (175).
But after three months Cassius was assassinated, and his head was brought to Aurelius, who with characteristic magnanimity, persuaded the senate to pardon all the family of Cassius.
He treated them all with forbearance, and it is said that when the correspondence of Cassius was brought him he burnt it without reading it.
Dio Cassius and Capitolinus charge Faustina with the most shameless infidelity to her husband, who is even blamed for not paying heed to her crimes.
When civil war again broke out, DeIotarus was persuaded to support Brutus and Cassius, but after the battle of Philippi went over to the triumvirs.
75, 114; Bellum Alexandrinum, 34-4 1, 6 5-77; Dio Cassius xli.
17; Dio Cassius xxxvi.
I also read Tibullus, Catullus, Propertius, Horace (with Dacier's and Torrentius's notes), Virgil, Ovid's Epistles, with l"leziriac's commentary, the Ars amandi and the Elegies; likewise the Augustus and Tiberius of Suetonius, and a Latin translation of Dion Cassius from the death of Julius Caesar to the death of Augustus.
Dio Cassius calls it the day of Cronos.
When the Parthians, elated by their victory over Crassus (53 B.C.) advanced upon Syria, Cassius opposed them.
In spite of this vigorous coercion Cassius came to terms with Alexander, before he returned to the Euphrates to hold it against the Parthians.
When Cassius demanded a tribute of 700 talents from Palestine, Antipater set Herod, Phasael and this Malichus, his enemy, to collect it.
If he had been lenient for their sakes or in the hope of damaging Antipater, he was disappointed; for Cassius sold four cities into slavery and Hyrcanus made up the deficit.
After the departure of Cassius, Antipater being dead, there was confusion in Judaea.
When Antony assumed the dominion of the East after the defeat of Cassius at Philippi, an embassy of the Jews, amongst other embassies, approached him in Bithynia and accused the sons of Antipater as usurpers of the power which rightly belonged' to Hyrcanus.
Indeed even Gentiles helped them, so that the whole world (Dio Cassius says) was stirred.
Dio Cassius puts the total at the incredible figure of 580,000, besides the incalculable number who succumbed to famine, disease and fire (Dio-Xiphilin lxix.
Xii., xiii., xiv.; Dio Cassius lix.-lxi.; Suetonius, Nero, 34; Stahr, Agrippina, die Mutter Neros (1880); Raffay, Die Memoiren der Kaiserin Agrippina (1884); B.
Iv.; Suetonius, Domitian; Dio Cassius lxvi., lxvii.; Tacitus, Agricola, 18-22.
See Cicero's speech; Dio Cassius xxxvi.
See Tacitus, Histories; Suetonius, Vitellius; Dio Cassius lxv.;: Merivale, Hist.
See Sallust, Catilina, 35.49; Dio Cassius xxxvi.
But according to Dio Cassius (liv.
According to Dio Cassius, Maecenas was the inventor of a system of shorthand.
The chief ancient authorities for his life are Horace (Odes with Scholia), Dio Cassius, Tacitus (Annals), Suetonius (Augustus).
According to Dio Cassius (lxix.
The autobiography was used by both Dio Cassius and Marius Maximus.
See Tacitus, Histories; Suetonius, Vespasian; Dio Cassius, lxvi.; Merivale, Hist.
Dion Cassius (xl.
In 42 B.C. Brutus and Cassius declared him a traitor, invaded his territory and put him to death.
Dio Cassius, who lived in the early part of the 3rd century (Hist.
25 he was brought to trial for having eulogized Brutus and spoken of Cassius as the last of the Romans.
34, 35; Suetonius, Tiberius, 61, Caligula, 16; Seneca, Suasoriae, vii., esp. the Consolatio to Cordus's daughter Marcia; Dio Cassius lvii.
721852; Dio Cassius, frag.
313; Dio Cassius xlix.
In 63 B.C., at Caesar's instigation, he prosecuted Gaius Rabirius for treason; in the same year, as tribune of the plebs, he carried a plebiscite which indirectly secured for Caesar the dignity of pontifex maximus (Dio Cassius xxxvii.