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  • 10); was she who sold to Tarquin the Proud the Sibylline books.
  • Tarquin then bought them (Dion.
  • In a speech urging their adoption appear the often-quoted words: "Tarquin and Caesar had each his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third [here he was interrupted by cries of" Treason "1 and George the Third may profit by their example!
  • It was not an immigrant wave. It was the temporary domination of Etruscan lords, who extended their conquests some time before 600 B.C..
  • This theory is corroborated by the fact that during the reigns of the Tarquin kings Rome appears as the mistress of a district including part of Etruria, several cities in Latium, and the whole of Campania, whereas our earliest picture of republican Rome is that of a small state in the midst of enemies.

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