The Romans destroyed the city and sold the people into slavery in146 BCE.
They were dissimilar.
The Phoenicians were a commercial trading people. They began in the eastern Mediterranean Sea and established business relationships with other peoples in the Mediterranean Sea area. To augment their trading they constructed cargo ships and and naval vessels to protect READ MORE
Hippocampus – horse-monster – a horse’s fore-body tapering to acoiled snake-like rear.
The Phoenicians were called the “Purple People” because they invented a purple dye (Tyrian Purple) made from the Murex sea-snail’s shell.Purple was the most expensive dye at that time and almost all of it was made by the “Purple People”. READ MORE
Carthage was a self-governing city-state. Eventually it wasconquered by Rome.
The First Punic War.
The city of Cathage was located on the continent of Africa. Thecity was located in the northern part of Africa. Cathage was arival of Rome.