Massinissa


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Massinissa:

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or Massinissa
, c.238–148 B.C., king of Numidia. He succeeded (c.207 B.C.) his father as king of E Numidia. Brought up in Carthage, he fought in a Carthaginian campaign in Spain in the Second Punic War (see Punic Wars) but eventually went over (c.
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Masinissa

, Massinissa
?238--?149 bc, king of Numidia (?210--149), who fought as an ally of Rome against Carthage in the Second Punic War
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L'histoire de Cirta la millenaire, la cite du Vieux Rocher et des civilisations, de Massinissa, de Jugurtha, d'Ahmed Bey, de Benbadis et de Malek Haddad, a ete revisitee en deux heures, a travers cinq periodes-cles a savoir, la periode numide, le passage des Romains, l'arrivee des Arabes, puis des Ottomans et enfin la colonisation francaise.
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Elle traite, pour rappel, en tamazight, de la vie de Massinissa, le roi numide et de sa volonte d'unifier la Numidie contre Rome.
Peut-on imaginer un seul instant la destinee d'Hannibal, de Jules Cesar, de Gengis Khan, d'Attila, de Massinissa, de Tarik Ibn Ziyad, de Napoleon, de tous les grands conquerants qui ont jalonne l'Histoire universelle, sans leurs chevaux ?
Attia's compatriot Massinissa Selmani explored collectivity of a more formal kind in his projection of quirky multiple drawings on a screen of translucent paper cubes (Souvenirs du vide [Remembrance of Emprinessj, 2014).
He could seem to take pride in the fact that Madauros had once been ruled by African kings, Massinissa as well as Syphax, men whose names conjured up a romantic picture of a remote past when African power had been an equal match for that of Rome.
Numidia's greatest monarch, Massinissa, had been a Roman ally in the Second Punic War, but his illegitimate grandson Jugurtha, after killing off a rival heir, incurred the enmity of Rome by seeking to enlarge his inherited kingdom and by killing some Roman merchants in the process.
The text of Dan's tragedy, on the devastating power of envy that caused bloodshed among the heirs of the king of Numidia, Massinissa, and the ruin of their kingdom, was published for the first time, in a critical edition with an English translation by J.
Following the death of the young student Guermah Massinissa at the police headquarters in the hamlet of Beni Douala, and after riots broke out, it took President Bouteflika ten days to respond to the event.