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By Arthur Sidgwick

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Other ancient writers speak of military motives for Nero’s expedition, but there is no reason to doubt that geographical exploration was one motive. 14 In Rome, natural events could assume immense political significance. The appearance of a comet in 60 CE was one example, for comets were widely believed to portend the death of a ruler. It was rumored that Nero would be succeeded by Rubellius Plautus, so Nero asked him to move to Asia to quell the rumors (Ann. 22). 2). 2–4). Seneca strongly advocates the second view.

12–19 Air as cause. 1 All four elements as causes, but chiefly air. 2–25 Different kinds of earthquakes and their causes. 26 Earthquakes can occur everywhere. 27–31 32 Explanations of unusual events associated with the Campanian earthquake. Epilogue: how to be free from fear of earthquakes. 21 Book 7 : On Comets Introduction: rare phenomena like comets attract more attention than regular phenomena. 2 Questions concerning comets. 1 Brief history of the study of comets. 2–10 Epigenes’ theory: comets form in the atmosphere.

9 Fire as cause. 10 Earth as cause. 11 Fire as cause. 12–19 Air as cause. 1 All four elements as causes, but chiefly air. 2–25 Different kinds of earthquakes and their causes. 26 Earthquakes can occur everywhere. 27–31 32 Explanations of unusual events associated with the Campanian earthquake. Epilogue: how to be free from fear of earthquakes. 21 Book 7 : On Comets Introduction: rare phenomena like comets attract more attention than regular phenomena. 2 Questions concerning comets. 1 Brief history of the study of comets.

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