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As Rome conquered the different towns in different places she did not only gain territory and subjects, but she also gained foreign ideas. Rome sucked foreign temples and obtained new ideas of religion and art. Those who were captured in war and were educated and civilized she made slaves and often Rome used them as teachers of Roman children and writers of books (Morey, 1901). In spite of the fact that Rome had many influences the most powerful foreign influence...
There is no need to talk about the importance of water and its place in human lives. Every live being require to consume water for one of their primal needs: thirst. However, importance of water does not end with one primal need, it is a pillar stone for our entire system. A blacksmith needs it to cool forged goods, a farmer needs it to produce agriculture goods, a pot maker needs it to shape pots during production process, etc. This...
Rome is Italy’s most popular destination in terms of both incoming and domestic visitors, due to its wide range of historical and cultural heritage sites. After 30 centuries of history, including barbarian invasions and enemy occupations, the Italian capital is now facing the pressures of mass tourism. Due to a large number of historical monuments in the region, Rome is particularly vulnerable. Located in the Mediterranean, the capital of Italy has long been an extremely popular destination. Italy remains the...
Technically Rome was a democratic republic however, only the Roman citizens could enjoy to the fullest this system. Through its conquests Rome added millions of people who were not considered citizens; hence Rome was comparatively governed by few people (Morey, 1901). As the class of Roman citizens increased gradually a group of few people started to hold the real political power. This group of people was known as the new nobility or the optimizes and they held the office of...
As well as being the capital of Italy and Catholicism, and a famously beautiful city, with a great climate and fantastic food, Rome is also something else. It’s a place where politics has gone on ‐ and has been recorded ‐ for some three thousand years. Rome is a political case study like nowhere else on earth. Romans have lived under every kind of political system, from oligarchy to theocracy, and from dictatorship and monarchy to democracy. Often Romans have...