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History

A brief history of Rome from its humble beginnings on seven hills as a Republic to its vast Empire.

History

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Roman Army

The most effective fighting force and rumbling war machine the world had ever seen,

Army

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Daily Life in Rome

See what it was like to live in Ancient Rome. From Senators to Slaves their worlds were intertwined.

Life

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The Games

The favorite pastime and entertainment of the Romans, the gladiatorial games. HBO Rome style!

The games

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Roman Engineering

Rome s real power stemmed from its unprecedented mastery of urban planning and engineering.

Engineering

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Hadrian's Wall

A defensive fortification in the North of modern day England, it was the outpost of Empire

Hadrian's wall

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Roman Law

The foundations of Western law can be found in Rome and her obsession with law and order

Roman Law

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Pax Romana

A period of peace and stability lasting for a 100 years through the reigns of Five good Emperors

Pax Romana

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The Fall of Empire

From Barbarian on the borders to the rise of Christianity, the fall of Rome had many reasons.

The fall of empire