Map of the Roman Conquest of Italy
This map shows the Roman conquest of Italy from 500 BCE to 218 BCE.
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.
Pax Romana: War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World
The Pax Romana, or Roman Peace, was the idea that the lands governed by the Empire enjoyed long-term stability and prospered...
A coin depicting Roman general and statesman Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, Pompey the Great. The reverse side shows Neptune...
Reading Ancient History: Reference Books
In todays blog post well be looking at Ancient History Reference books particularly five excellent ones which will...
Rise of Roman Republic (TED-Ed lesson)
In the late 6th century BCE, the small city-state of Rome overthrew the shackles of monarchy and created a republican government...
Roman architecture continued the legacy left by the earlier architects of the Greek world, and the Roman respect for...
Roman artillery weapons were instrumental in the successes of the Roman army over centuries and were especially used...
Baths for bathing and relaxing were a common feature of Roman cities throughout the empire. The often huge bath complexes...
Citizenship is and always has been a valued possession of any individual. When one studies the majority of ancient empires...