• 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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  • Pliny the Elder, the First Wine Critic and Why He Still ...

    www.winemag.com/2019/10/10/pliny-the-elder-first-wine-critic Pliny the Elder was a devotee of all things fermented, namely wine and beer. This ancient Roman may have been an author, statesman and military commander, but he’s become a household name among ...
  • Pliny the Elder Biography - Facts, Childhood, Family Life ...

    www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/pliny-the-elder-31965.php Pliny the Elder was a Roman natural philosopher who lived during the 1st century. A multi-faceted personality, he was also an author, naturalist, and a naval and army commander of the Early Roman Empire. He is best known for his work 'Pliny's Natural History' which was in Latin and explored the natural world.
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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 15,342 ratings and reviews. Last update: 10-17-2020.
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    www.smithsonianmag.com/.../2000-year-old-skull-might-belong-pliny-elder-18097... The skull may belong to Pliny the Elder, while the jawbone may hail from a soldier, servant or slave who accompanied Pliny on his ill-fated trip. (Luciano Fattore) A few years ago, researchers led ...
  • 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".