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The Roman Colosseum
This great amphitheater in the centre of Rome was built to give favors to successful legionnaires and to celebrate the glory of the Roman Empire. Its design concept still stands to this very day, and virtually every…
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Colosseum - Wikipedia


The Colosseum or Coliseum also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre is an oval ...

Colosseum - Ancient History - HISTORY.com


Located just east of the Roman Forum, the massive stone amphitheater known as the Colosseum was commissioned around A.D. 70-72 by Emperor Vespasian ...

Rome.info > Roman Colosseum, Coliseum of Rome


The Roman Colosseum or Coliseum, originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, was commisioned in AD 72 by Emperor Vespasian. It was completed by his ...

The Colosseum, Rome - information and booking - Tickitaly


The Colosseum, Rome, Italy - visitor information. The Colosseum or Coliseum is today the most recognisable of Rome's Classical buildings. Even 2,000 years ...

Facts about the Colosseum - Roman Colosseum


Visit the Romans site for interesting history, information and Facts about the Colosseum. History, information about the Romans, Ancient Rome, the Colosseum ...

BBC - History - The Colosseum: Emblem of Rome


Mar 22, 2011 ... Explore the bloody history of the Colosseum - one of Rome's most famous stuctures. Discover how it was built.

7 Astonishing Roman Coliseum Fights | Mental Floss


The Coliseum of ancient Rome may have been the single most barbaric sporting venue in human history—in fact, some showdowns there were so ferocious that ...

The Roman Colosseum - Crystalinks


The Roman Colosseum. The Colosseum or Coliseum, originally the Flavian Amphitheatre (Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium, Italian Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo), ...

Colosseum - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Nov 6, 2012 ... The Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre is a large ellipsoid arena built in the first century CE under the Roman emperors of the Flavian ...