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Roman Inventions that Changed the World

Posted December 30th, 2017 at 04:10 AM by rrohit

Rome was a prosperous and powerful empire. With a very long history of the great civilization, there are still remnants of that history we can see even today. There are several Roman inventions still used in our culture. Some of them are

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Romans invented the concept of roads. Before them, streets and roads weren't paved and planned. Planned roads were a major reason that Romans were able to win over European and Meditteranian lands. Roads also helped improve trade relations...
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Causes of the First Punic War!!

Posted March 13th, 2014 at 06:05 AM by Dovakiin
Updated March 14th, 2014 at 08:48 AM by Dovakiin

Hi guys, to keep my mind from closing down during my year out of studies I have decided to do a project on the First Punic War, mainly a portfolio like project. After joining this site I thought it would be good to write a blog. So I present to you my research on the causes of the First Punic War. I will state now that due to saving up for a Masters I have little money to afford most books so I am very limited in what modern scholarship I have access to but I hope that doesn't damage my analysis...
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The Fall of Rome

Posted September 9th, 2013 at 01:26 AM by alicecaroll

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Rome wasn’t built in a day, nor did it crumble in a day. In a sense, the empire had begun to fall as soon as it began to rise. History has attributed Rome’s downfall to numerous causes, not the least of which was the relentless pressure exerted by barbarian tribes...
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