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The trusty wikipedia has a list encompassing the Republic: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Senators_of_the_Roman_Republic It even has some years added.


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Because the Roman infantry developed a "two wave" attack structure. The phalanxes used long spears, whose advantage was that they could kill enemies at "long range" (15-20 feet). So the Romans broke up their attack into two stages. The first part was with "pilum" (throwing spears), which were launched from 50-60 feet away, and had a greater range than ...



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