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Questions related to Lucan's epic poem Pharsalia or De Bello Civili / On the Civil War. The war in question is the one between Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. Use this tag with the [lucan] and [latin-literature] tags.

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Meaning of "The sin of thousands always goes unpunished"?

What did Lucanus mean by "The sin of thousands always goes unpunished" in Book V of Pharsalia?