Inventions and Discoveries
ANCIENT ROME The Greatest EmpireAncient Rome
Italian Peninsula, 1–500 CE | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
14 CE Augustus dies and his stepson Tiberius (r. 14–37 CE) is left master of the Roman Empire. His assumption of power...
Gaius Julius Caesar was born 12 July 100 BCE (though some cite 102 as his birth year). His father, also Gaius Julius Caesar...
Livia Drusilla (58 BCE - 29 CE) was the third wife of emperor Augustus of Rome, mother of emperor Tiberius, and grandmother...
Magnus Maximus (c. 355 - August 28, 388 CE) was a Roman usurper and Western Roman Emperor from 383-388 CE. He was...
Map of Europe in 125 CE
A map of the Roman Empire and Europe in 125 CE, at the time of Roman emperor Hadrian. "Barbarian" names and locations...
Map of Europe in 220 BC
Approximate borders in Europe around 220 BC. Based on the Pengiun Atlas of History.
Map of Roman Amphitheatres
A map indicating the location of Roman amphitheatres in the 3rd century CE.
Map of the Battle of Trebia
Map of the Battle of Trebia (218 BC), illustrating Hannibal's strategy.
Map of the Roman Empire and Celtic World
A somewhat interactive map showing the Roman Empire and Celtic culture at several dates. Includes trade routes.