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Credit: Photo by Nicholas Milner, British Institute at Ankara
A new inscription reveals that a Roman city in Turkey, Oinoanda, turned to a mixed martial art champion named Lucius Septimius Flavianus Flavillianus to…Read More »









recruit and deliver soldiers for the empire’s army. It is written in Greek.   Less «
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