By Dr. Matthew Nichols
You comprehend that Rome wasn’t in-built an afternoon, yet simply how did a cluster of small hilltop villages extend to develop into one of many maximum empires in history?
Why did Romulus kill his brother Remus? How was once a legion geared up? Did humans rather communicate Latin? What leisure may well you notice on the Colosseum? And what was once everyday life like for a Roman citizen?
This e-book takes a unique method of answering most of these questions and extra. 30-Second historical Rome offers a different perception into the most brilliantly ruled societies, the place army may possibly and expansive empire prepared the ground for technological advances that contributed to shaping our sleek life. From aqueducts to sewers, from mosaics to clinical diagnoses, this can be the straightest highway towards figuring out the 50 key ideas and concepts that built and outlined one of many world’s nice civilisations.
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30-Second Ancient Rome: The 50 Most Important Achievments of a Timeless Civilisation, Each Explained in Half a Minute (30 Second Series) by Dr. Matthew Nichols