The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic

The Roman Republic was one of the most remarkable achievements in the history of civilization After its founding in 509 BCE, Rome grew from an unremarkable Italian city state to the dominant superpower of the Mediterranean world Through it all, the Romans never allowed a single man to seize contro

24 Hours in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life of the People Who Lived There

Walk a day in a Roman s sandals n nWhat was it like to live in one of the ancient world s most powerful and bustling cities one that was eight times densely populated than modern day New York n nIn this entertaining and enlightening guide, bestselling historian Philip Matyszak introduces us to