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This index presents a list of names, terms and concepts that occur in the book Legendary Rivals: Collegiality and Ambition in the Tales of Early Rome. The book argues for a new interpretation of the foundation myths of Rome. Accounts from the triumviral period stress the dysfunctional nature of the city's foundation to capture the memory of Rome's civil wars. The author shows that the Romans of the Republic and early Principate would have seen these stories as examples of competition that pushed the bounds of propriety.

Keywords: legendary rivals; Rome's civil wars; tales of early Rome



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