Theodor Mommsen Quote: “When Sulla died in the year…”

When Sulla died in the year 676, the oligarchy which he had restored ruled with absolute sway over the Roman state; but, as it had been established by force, it still needed force to maintain its ground against its numerous secret and open foes.

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Name: Theodor Mommsen
Profession: Historian
Nationality: German
Birthday: November 30, 1817
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