The Roman Empire was formally declared in 27 B.C. when the Senate granted Gaius Octavius the title Augustus, creating the first emperor of the Roman civilization. The period of Imp...
The Roman Empire (Latin: Imperium Rōmānum; Classical Latin: [ɪmˈpɛ.ri.ũː
roːˈmaː.nũː] Ancient and Medieval Greek: Βασιλ...
The Roman Empire, at its height (c. 117 CE), was the most extensive political and
social structure in western civilization. By 285 CE the empire had grown...
These event dates in the history of the Roman Empire
were suggested by Pennell's history of ancient Rome . Most of the dates are the terms of office of the Roman
emperors. This gives a skeletal framework for further study of the Roman Empire
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Includes biographies of emperors, timelines, interactive maps, and sections on
the society and the military.
The Roman Empire in the first century AD mixed sophistication with brutality and
could suddenly lurch from civilization, strength and power to terror, tyranny and ...
Brief look at the empire itself, ancient voices, social order, and daily life. From
May 12, 2015 ... Roman Empire, the ancient empire, centred on the city of Rome, that was
established in 27 bce following the demise of the Roman Republic ...
In 27 B.C., Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus was awarded the honorific title of
Augustus by a decree of the Senate. So began the Roman empire and the ...