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Text expanded to include fuller discussion of Cestius Gallus's career and role in the First Jewish Revolt. Primary Texts section added and Bibliography updated to reflect current research.

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date: 26 April 2018

C. Cestius Gallus (d. 67 ce) is believed to have been the son of the consul of 35 ce by the same name (Tac. Ann. 6.31; Cass. Dio 58.25.2). He was appointed suffect consul in 42 ce (CIL VI 2015),1 and ... More

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