War with Jugurtha
Jun 19, 2004
Coming out of the social turmoil with the Gracchi Brothers, an old ally in Numidia sought to take advantage of Rome’s internal troubles. Initially Roman complacency in the War with Jugurtha led to success for the Numidian King. The entry of Gaius Marius would not only put an end to Jugurtha, but continue the changes in Roman politics started by the Gracchi.