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About Pliny the Elder

Pliny the Elder
Gaius Plinius Secundus, better known as Pliny the Elder, was a Roman author, naturalist, and natural philosopher, as well as naval and army commander of the early Roman Empire and personal friend of the emperor Vespasian. Wikipedia
AD 23, Como, Italy
79 AD, Stabiae, near Pompei, Italy

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