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Why We’re All Romans: The Roman Contribution to the Western World

Why We’re All Romans: The Roman Contribution to the Western World (Rowman & Littlefield)

Roman Civilization has had a dramatic influence on society throughout time, and its reach is still easily felt. We’re so Roman that we don’t even think about it!

Our government? Roman.
Architecture? Roman.
Engineering? Roman.
Agriculture? Roman.
Most quoted and imitated speeches? Roman.

Plays, histories, philosophy, almost anything you can think of started out Roman! Don’t believe me? Skeptical? Read this book!

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