Roman roads were physical infrastructure vital to the maintenance and
development of the Roman state, and were built from about 300 BC through the ...
Roads in Ancient Rome. Roman roads were a vital part of the development of the
Roman state, from about 500 BC through the expansion during the Roman ...
Apr 10, 2014 ... The first major Roman road—the famed Appian Way, or “queen of the roads”—
was constructed in 312 B.C. to serve as a supply route between ...
The Romans revolutionized land transport by paving a network of roads that
spanned across the empire.
Roman road system, outstanding transportation network of the ancient
Mediterranean world, extending from Britain to the Tigris-Euphrates river system
and from ...
The Romans built their roads on foundations of clay, chalk and gravel. They laid
bigger flat stones on top. The road sloped from the middle to ditches either side, ...
The engineers of ancient Rome built an unparalleled network of roads in the
ancient world. Approximately 50,000 miles (80,000 km) of roads spanned the ...
Sep 17, 2014 ... The long straight roads built by the Romans wherever they conquered have, in
many cases, become just as famous names in history as their ...
Useful information about, and a variety of activities (with a worksheet) relating to
Descriptions and illustrations of Roman Roads, includes maps.