The rich lands of Egypt became the property of Rome after the death of Cleopatra VII in 30 BCE, which spelled the end...
Roman Empire 271 CE
The Roman Empire by 271 CE before the reconquests of the Palmyrene Empire and Gallic Empire by Aurelian.
Roman Empire in 117 CE
Map of the Roman Empire at its maximum extent in 117 CE, under the rule of Trajan.
Roman Empire under Augustus
A map of the Roman Empire during the reign of Augustus 27 BCE - 14 CE. Yellow areas indicate the empire prior to Augustus'...
Roman Forum, Butrint
Remains of shop buildings in the roman forum at Butrint (modern Albania), 2nd century CE.
Roman Games, Chariot Races & Spectacle
If there was one thing the Roman people loved it was spectacle and the opportunity of escapism offered by weird and wonderful...
Roman Gaul is an umbrella term for several Roman provinces in western Europe: Cisalpine Gaul or Gallia Cisalpina, comprised...
Roman law, as revealed through ancient legal texts, literature, papyri, wax tablets and inscriptions, covered such facets...
Roman medicine was greatly influenced by earlier Greek medical practice and literature but would also make its own unique contribution...
Ancient Roman medicine was a combination of some limited scientific knowledge, and a deeply rooted religious and mythological...