Vegetius Renatus, Publius
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Roman author of factual books, vir illustris, estate owner, active during the reign of Theodosius [2] I (379–395); the suggestion that he can be dated to the reign of Valentinianus [4] III (425–455.) is less probable. Author of three treatises on the military, horses, and cattle medicine. Fragments …

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Fischer, Klaus-Dietrich, “Vegetius Renatus, Publius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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