Hannibal

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a town in northeast Missouri on the Mississippi River

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Brad Pitt is starring as the heroic warrior Achilles in Wolfgang Petersen's Greek epic Troy, action hero Vin Diesel is to re-enact the tale of Carthaginian general Hannibal who led a siege on Rome, while Mel Gibson is working on his biblical film The Passion.
The second programme in their new history series examines the military genius of Carthaginian general Hannibal Barca (247-182BC).
Shaw, after all, was a founding member of the Fabian Society, a group named after the Roman general Fabius, who avoided direct engagements with his foe, the Carthaginian general Hannibal, but wore him down with marches, countermarches and skirmishes from a distance.