Monday, December 13, 2004

Greek Farmer Finds 2,000-Year-Old Monument

A farmer tending a cotton field in central Greece has uncovered a stone monument marking the spot where the Roman army stopped a major westward offensive more than 2,000 years ago, a Greek archaeological official said Wednesday.

"This is the location of one of the biggest battles in Greek history ...where a huge army from the east was assembled against Rome," the official said.
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