in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome
January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical History. 1342 words.
(Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus, 163–133bce; Gaius Sempronius Gracchus, 154–121bce), plebeian Roman politicians. The famous Gracchi
P ublished online January 2015 .
Article. Subjects: Classical Studies; Classical Art and Architecture; Classical History; Classical Literature; Classical Philosophy. 22546 words.
The brothers Tiberius (163–133 bce) and Gaius (153–121 bce) Sempronius Gracchus left a great mark on the history of the Roman Republic. Tiberius, tribune of the plebs in 133, is known...
in Public Land in the Roman Republic
July 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .
Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 34526 words.
This chapter discusses the attempts made the Gracchi to improve the situation of small and landless farmers. They attempted to distribute ager publicus which had remained in the hands of...
in Gift and Gain
January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 3480 words.
This chapter considers the socioeconomic dynamics of the crisis precipitated by the brothers Gracchi in the middle of the second century BCE, which led to their murders by the aristocracy....
in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature
January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Literature. 562 words.
Two brothers who were Roman statesmen and social reformers in the second century bc. They were among the twelve
in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 56 words.
Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (c. 163–133 bc) and his brother Gaius Sempronius (c. 153–121 bc), Roman tribunes.