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THE HISTORY OF AMMIANUS MARCELLINUS.
THE FIRST THIRTEEN BOOKS ARE LOST.
- Gallus and his brother Julian were the nephews of the great Constatine, sons of his brother Julius. When Constantinius, who succeeded Constantine on the throne, murdered his uncles and most of his cousins, he spared these two, probably on account of their tender age.