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The pirates were people who lived on the coasts of Asia Minor and sailed along the shores of Italy attacking and plundering Roman vessels. They seized trading vessels, robbed them and killed every person on board.
What did the "sea rovers" or pirates do and where are they from?
p.87
Pompey gathered fourteen powerful fleets, he kept one for himself and put the others under the command of good officers. he divided the mediterranean into thirteen districts and trapped the pirates.
What was Pompey's strategy to rid the seas of pirates?
p.87
What did Pompey do to keep the favor of the Romans?
He built a theater large enough tot seat 40,000 people. There he put on wonderful exhibitions including wild animal shows and gladiator fights
p.88
By giving the people a great deal of amusement on this kind of grand scale, Pompey became the great popular favorite in Rome. While the people were entertained at his theater he managed the government to suit himself
How did the entertainment Pompey provided for the people of Rome benefit him as well?
p.89
Was Pompey a friend of Sulla or Marius?
Sulla
p.87
What territories did Rome rule during the reign of Pompey?
Italy, Greece, Spain, Syria, Egypt, Turkey, Switzerland and parts of France and Germany.