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"Hannibal Barca, son of Hamilcar Barca" (247 – 183/182/181 BC) was a Punics/Punic Ancient Carthage/Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. His father, Hamilcar Barca, was the leading Carthaginian commander during the First Punic War, his younger brothers were Mago (Barcid)/Mago and Hasdrubal (Barcid)/Hasdrubal, and he was brother-in-law to Hasdrubal the Fair.

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Ignorant, unwashed, insufficiently fed; but he had as good a heart as ever any boy had.

I'm generally never at a lack for words, but it's indescribable how poor the response was from our own government officials, ... We could have coffee for three hours and never get through all the horrors I've seen. Where was the help when we needed it?