The city of Rome originated as a village of the Latini in the 9th century BC. It was
initially ruled by kings, but the Roman Republic was established in 509 BC.
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The founding of Rome goes back to the very early days of civilization. It is so old,
it is today known as 'the eternal city'. The Romans believed that their city was ...
CHAPTER. I. INTRODUCTION—The Land and the People. THE ROMAN
KINGDOM. PERIOD I. ROME UNDER THE EARLY KINGS (B.C. 753-616?) II.
According to legend, Ancient Rome was founded by the two brothers, and demi-
gods, Romulus and Remus, on 21 April 753. The legend claims that, in an ...
Covers the period up to the founding of the Roman Republic. ... To put it another
way, the historical awareness of the Greeks was geared toward the present.
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The seating capacity of the main venues formed a 'rough and ready' index of the
popularity of the different public shows in Rome. The arena for gladiatorial ...
General; Rome: Major Historians: Complete Texts; Etruscans; Roman
Foundations; The Growth of Republican Institutions; The War with Carthage;
History of Rome. According to legend, Rome was founded in 753 BC by twin
sons Romulus and Remus who were raised by a she-wolf. During its twelve-