• 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.
  • 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.
  • Russian River Brewing Company - Pliny the Elder

    russianriverbrewing.com/pliny-the-elder Pliny the Elder was immortalized by his nephew, Pliny the Younger, who wrote about his uncle succumbing to ash and smoke during the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. while rescuing people. Cheers to the scholar, historian, officer, writer, and Roman Naturalist- Pliny the Elder!
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    www.beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/863/7971 Pliny The Elder is a IPA - Imperial style beer brewed by Russian River Brewing Company in Santa Rosa, CA. Score: 100 with 15,335 ratings and reviews. Last update: 09-16-2020.
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • Natural History (Pliny) - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_History_(Pliny) The Natural History (Latin: Naturalis Historia) is a work by Pliny the Elder.It is one of the largest single works to have survived from the Roman Empire to the modern day and purports to cover all ancient knowledge. The work's subject area is thus not limited to what is today understood by natural history; Pliny himself defines his scope as "the natural world, or life".
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    www.britannica.com/biography/Pliny-the-Younger Born into a wealthy family and adopted by his uncle, Pliny the Elder, Pliny began to practice law at age 18. His reputation in the civil-law courts placed him in demand in the political court that tried provincial officials for extortion. His most notable success (100) was securing condemnation of a governor in Africa and a group of officials ...