Whenever I read about Troy, I cannot help but root for the Trojans. The same goes with Hannibal – I guess I prefer the underdog. This account is of course not really an objective account as history is written by the victors, and Livy being Roman didn’t help of course. This is just a short part of the history of Hannibal, but nevertheless I thought it was a rather interesting short read.
Hannibal (Little Black Classics #85) – Livy