Italica: Roman city in Santiponce
Italica is a well-preserved Roman city located in modern-day Santiponce, 9 kilometres north of Seville in Spain. The cityÂ was...
Julius Caesar (100BC - 44BC)
Bust of Julius Caesar © Caesar was a politician and general of the late Roman republic, who greatly extended...
Julius Caesar: The Faults Behind the Myth
Last March marked the anniversary of Julius Caesar’s assassination over 2,000 years ago, and after two millennia...
Magnum incendium Romae (the Great Fire of Rome, 64 AD) -- Nero the Arsonist on screen
This week marks the anniversary of the Great Fire of Rome, one of the worst disasters ever to hit the city of Rome. This...
Map of 2nd Century Roman Expansion
A map showing the early expansions of Rome, in the 2nd century BC.
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 Hannibals Route into Italy
Hannibal's route into Italy in the Second Punic war.
Map of Rome fragment
Forma Urbis (marble plan of ancient Rome) from the Via Anicia, fragment depicting the late Republican Temple of Castor...
Map of the Roman Conquest of Italy
This map shows the Roman conquest of Italy from 500 BCE to 218 BCE.
Mausoleum of Augustus
The Mausoleum of Augustus was actually one of the first of many large building projects undertaken in the reign of Rome's...