Second Punic War
Updated: 2/19/2020
Second Punic War

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  • 218 B.C.E
  • After the First Punic War the Carthaginians want to control the Italian Peninsula.
  • The Carthaginians raided Romes country side on the way to Rome, but were stopped by the Roman army.
  • The Carthaginians are sailing to Spain to invade Rome from the north.
  • Using 35 elephants, Hannibal and his army will cross the Alpine Mountains
  • However, due to the extreme cold and elevation only half of the soldiers and less elephants survived.
  • They rushed over to Carthage as the Romans invaded it, but were too late.
  • The Romans Won