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Gracchi

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (c. 163–133 bc) and his brother Gaius Sempronius (c. 153–121 bc), Roman tribunes. They were responsible for radical social and economic legislation, especially...

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Gracchi

David S. Potter.

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

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The Gracchi Brothers

Saskia T. Roselaar.

in Classics

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...

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Gracchi

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (c. 163–133 bc) and his brother Gaius Sempronius (c. 153–121 bc), Roman tribunes. They were responsible for radical social and economic legislation, especially...

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Gracchi

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 83 words.

Two Roman brothers, Gaius Sempronius Gracchus (c.159–121 bc) and Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (168–133 bc), who

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Gracchi

Edited by John Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 12 words.

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Gracchi

Edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 12 words.

(the tribunes). See Sempronius Gracchus (3), Ti., and Sempronius Gracchus, C.

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The Gracchi and the Privatization of <i>Ager Publicus</i>

Saskia T. Roselaar.

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...

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The Gracchi and the Failure of Collective Generosity

Neil Coffee.

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....

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Gracchi, the

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

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

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Gracchi, the

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

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.

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