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(Sextus Julius Frontinus) (frŏntī`nəs), fl. A.D. 74, Roman administrator and writer. As governor of Britain from A.D. 74 or A.D. 75 to A.D. 78, he reduced the Silures, a rebellious tribe in SE Wales, and pacified Britain within its borders; it was this work, successfully done, that probably rendered possible the achievements of Frontinus' successor, AgricolaAgricola
(Cneius Julius Agricola) , c.A.D. 40–A.D. 93, Roman general, conqueror of Britain. After a distinguished military and political career (partly in Britain), he was made consul (A.D. 77) and was governor (A.D. 78?–A.D. 85?) of Britain.
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. From his experience as curator aquarum, or water commissioner, he wrote De aquis urbis Romae, which treats exhaustively of the water supply of Rome, with complete descriptions and history of the aqueducts. He also wrote the Strategematica, which is important as a guide to Roman military tactics and strategy.
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Mazurek is being tried for some of his public statements, in a radio interview for Radio Frontinus in October 2016.
Sextus Julius Frontinus, a Roman senator of the first century AD, is best known for technical treatises, including one on military matters, Stratagems.
According to the geologist Duncan Keenan-Jones, lead author of the study, and his colleagues, a CE 97 account from Roman water commissioner Sextus Julius Frontinus is riddled with discrepancies and did not account for flow velocity, relying instead on a simple cross section of the water held in the aqueduct in the channels.
This need to get an increasingly organized army can be seen, for example, in the work The General by Onassandro, which is about as a General should proceed to the formations do not undo (ONASSANDRO, The General, XXVII, I) or in the work Stratagems by Frontinus, when it is devoted to talking about the discipline and its effect in Book IV of his work (FRONTINO, Stratagems, IV, I; IV, II).
Although Vegetius gave his advice in the late 4th and early 5th century AD, a lot of his ideas derive from earlier sources like Frontinus who wrote in the 1st century AD; see Frontin.
Tambien Frontinus, consiliarius, seria azotado al verse envuelto en el proceso seguido contra F.
Sextus Julius Frontinus was sent into Roman Britain in 74AD to succeed Quintus Petillius Cerialis as governor, establishing a new base at Caerleon for Legio II Augusta and a network of smaller Roman forts 15km to 20km apart for his Roman auxiliary units.
Following Frontinus and other ancient writers, Bacci provides a detailed account of the construction of the aqueducts in antiquity.
Es un estudio muy tecnico sobre las distintas maneras de realizar mediciones en terrenos montanosos, sobre lo que Frontinus llamaba ratio cultellandi y otros modos de aprovechamiento de la tierra cultivable.
Leaving aside the incongruity of a classical author, whether Cornelius Fronto or Frontinus, writing about modern artillery, we can concentrate our attention on the adverbial phrase "de praesent" as applied to the Abbey of Theleme, which is first described in the last six chapters of Gargantua and mentioned occasionally in subsequent books.
All of them, from the Roman engineering expert Sextus Julius Frontinus, who said 2,000 years ago that everything useful had already been invented, to Astronomer Royal Sir Harold Spencer Jones, who, in 1957, dismissed the idea of space flight as "bunk" - a fortnight before the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.
The mostra terminale--the celebratory facade of a terminal castellum--was a revival, or perhaps more accurately a reinterpretation, of an ancient building type whose conception and construction had been encouraged by the rediscovery in the early fifteenth century of an important Roman text, the De aquis urbis Romae, whose author, Sextus Julius Frontinus (c.