• Pompey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pompey Early life and political debut. Pompey's family first gained the position of Consul in 141 BC. Pompey's father, Gnaeus Pompeius Strabo, was a wealthy landed Italian ...
  • Pompey the Great (Pompeius Magnus) - Brief Biography

    ancienthistory.about.com/cs/rome/g/pompey.htm Information on Caesar's contemporary and opponent, Pompey, the Roman military leader who quelled the pirate menace and was named the great after the ...
  • Pompey Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

    www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Pompey.aspx Pompey. Pompey (106-48 B.C.) was a Roman general and statesman and the dominant figure in Rome between the abdication of Sulla in 79 B.C. and his own defeat by Julius ...
    • Pompey the Great | Roman statesman | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/biography/Pompey-the-Great Pompey the Great, Latin in full Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus (born September 29, 106 bce, Rome—died September 28, 48 bce, Pelusium, Egypt), one of the great statesmen and ...
    • Pompey the Great - The Roman Empire

      www.roman-empire.net/republic/pompey.html Despite his family's connections to Cinna (an ally of Sulla's enemy Marius), Pompey raised an army and sided with Sulla, when the latter returned back from his ...
    • Pompey -- Ancient History Encyclopedia

      www.ancient.eu/pompey Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, also known as Pompey or Pompey the Great, was a military leader and politician during the fall of the Roman Republic. He was...
    • Pompey - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Pompey Pompey fought on the side of the Optimates, the conservative faction in the Roman Senate, until he was defeated by Caesar. He then sought refuge in Egypt, where he ...
    • Pompeii - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pompeii Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Pompeii, along with Herculaneum ...
    • POMPEY - HistoryWorld

      www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp Pompey the Great: At the age of twenty-six Gnaeus Pompeius is considered such a brilliant general that his own troops, after a campaign in Africa in 80 BC, call him ...
    • The Internet Classics Archive | Pompey by Plutarch

      classics.mit.edu/Plutarch/pompey.html The people of Rome seem to have entertained for Pompey from his childhood the same affection that Prometheus, in the tragedy of Aeschylus, expresses for Hercules ...