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The difference in character between the people of two nations, each of which inhabited favorable land, may be inferred from their different forms of behavior, self-indulgence and frugality. The love of wealth must have been one of the characteristics Posidonius observed most frequently among the nations of the world. Not only does it show up in the examples already quoted, but Athenaeus also presents a series of examples, probably taken from Posidonius's 'History', in which the desire for wealth calls forth zealous labor as well as crime and violence (F 240/402).

Those who anticipated the coming reign of terror and tried to escape were hunted down and captured or killed (F 253. 214a, b). Subsequently any expressions of sympathy for the Romans or any attempts to communicate with or restore the exiles were met with charges of treason. Those who had no chance to flee before their trial were invariably condemned. 214b, c). 214b). , explaining Athenian character (task 2), and analyzing the psychological process behind Athenion's decision to incite revolt (task 6).

He did not identify the Cimbri with the Germans. Cf. Norden 59 — 84 for a careful discussion of Posidonius's Cimbrian and German ethnology and the origin of the recognition that the Cimbri were Germans. 36 If Diod. 25-32 (= F 169 Тн) can be attributed to Posidonius (cf. 2-4); but the passage does not help much in showing how Posidonius used ethnology in the explanation of historical events. 37 At this point we may outline the principle components of Posidonius's explanatory model as we have reconstructed it from the explicitly attested fragments of his 'History'.

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