• Pliny the Elder - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pliny_the_Elder Gaius Plinius Secundus (AD 23/24–79), called Pliny the Elder (/ ˈ p l ɪ n i /), was a Roman author, a naturalist and natural philosopher, a naval and army commander of the early Roman Empire, and a friend of emperor Vespasian.He wrote the encyclopedic Naturalis Historia (Natural History), which became an editorial model for encyclopedias.He spent most of his spare time studying, writing ...
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    www.britannica.com/biography/Pliny-the-Elder Pliny the Elder, Roman savant and author of the celebrated Natural History, an encyclopedic work of uneven accuracy that was an authority on scientific matters up to the Middle Ages. The work, which was largely complete by 77 CE, is divided into 37 books and covers such subjects as botany, zoology, and astronomy.
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    www.beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/863/7971 Pliny The Elder is a American Imperial IPA style beer brewed by Russian River Brewing Company in Santa Rosa, CA. Score: 100 with 15,308 ratings and reviews. Last update: 05-23-2020.
  • Pliny the Elder - Ancient History Encyclopedia

    www.ancient.eu/Pliny_the_Elder Because of his parents’ connections in Rome, the city where he would complete his education, Pliny was able to obtain a military command, leaving the comforts of Rome in 47 CE to do battle in Germany, serving as an officer cadet on the Rhine, and eventually rising to function as the prefect of the auxiliary infantry and later commander of a cavalry wing.
  • Pliny the Elder - Biography, Facts and Pictures

    www.famousscientists.org/pliny-the-elder Pliny the Elder wrote the world’s first encyclopedia. His Natural History contained over a million words in 37 volumes.. Pliny attempted to document all known facts about the natural world. He claimed to have recorded 20,000 pieces of information, although modern scholars say he underestimated his own output.
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    www.pbs.org/empires/romans/empire/pliny_elder.html Solder, lawyer and writer, Pliny the Elder’s (23 – 79 AD) research into the natural world formed the basis of scientific authority for centuries to come. He died during the eruption of Mount ...
  • Here Lies the Skull of Pliny the Elder, Maybe - The New ...

    www.nytimes.com/2020/02/14/science/pliny-archaeology-skull-vesuvius.html Pliny the Elder’s skull — or more accurately, his alleged skull — reposes in ghoulish splendor at the Museo Storico Nazionale Dell’Arte Sanitaria in Rome, a treasure trove of medical ...
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    www.britannica.com/biography/Pliny-the-Younger Pliny the Younger, Latin in full Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus, (born 61/62 ce, Comum [Italy]—died c. 113, Bithynia, Asia Minor [now in Turkey]), Roman author and administrator who left a collection of private letters that intimately illustrated public and private life in the heyday of the Roman Empire.. Born into a wealthy family and adopted by his uncle, Pliny the Elder, Pliny began to ...
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