(2016): "Del oppidum
de Burriac a las termas de Ca l'Arnau.
Caesar now tried to goad Vercingetorix into open battle by laying siege to one oppidum
after another, massacring or enslaving their inhabitants when they fell.
Main, the part-ruined L'Abbaye de Foncaude; above left, view from the Oppidum
d'Enservne towards the pre-Roman hilltop settlement; above right, detail from the oldest cooperative in France
In the dedicatory letter to Oppidum
Batavorum, Smetius aptly describes his collection as "proverbiorum, apophthegmatum factorumque nostratium memorandonum collectio."
Caesar mentions two definite divisions of settlement: the oppidum
, or town, and the vicus, a village or hamlet.
Tritium Magallum was a small town, and there is no reason to doubt, despite the enthusiasm of some scholars, that it was anything other than a mere oppidum
stipendiarium prior to Vespasian's universal grant of Latin Rights to the Iberian provinces in A.D.
The narrow band of land claimed by the Kelheim oppidum
stretches for nearly 2 miles along the base of a limestone plateau.
As the speaker of parliament Pellegrini entered the limelight as the builder of controversial underground garages in the Bratislava Castle on the site of the former Celtic oppidum