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THE CATILINE CONSPIRACY

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Catiline starts a conspiracy to topple the patrician class, but loses the consul election. Cicero is elected and foils his enemy’s plan through espionage and traps. Catiline is finally killed in battle, but Cicero doesn’t fare much better and is assassinat­ed a few years later.

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Cicero is remembered as Rome’s greatest orator, but he was also a great writer of philosophy and politics

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