The Etruscan civilization is the modern name given to a powerful, wealthy and
refined, though little known civilization of ancient Italy in the area corresponding ...
Illustrated introduction to various aspects of Etruscan life, art, and heritage.
The Etruscans were a highly civilized people of northern Italy who thrived
between about 750 BC and 250 BC, when they came under the rule of Rome.
The Etruscans, who lived in Etruria, were known as Tyrrhenians by the Greeks.
They were at their height in Italy from the 8th to the 5th century B.C..
Etruscans. Etruscan culture developed in northern and central Italy after ca 800
BC without a serious break out of the preceding Villanovan culture.
Etruscan culture, religion,and art: a violent society produced beautiful art, a
mysterious religion, but left no written language.
Etruscans - the people who ruled Italy before the Romans did.
Jun 18, 2007 ... The Bride and the Bridegroom, one of the great Etruscan works of art ... Yet the
Etruscans, whose descendants today live in central Italy, have ...
Etruscan, member of an ancient people of Etruria, Italy, between the Tiber and
Arno rivers west and south of the Apennines, whose urban civilization reached its
The Etruscans were the first people in the Italic peninsula to learn to write. They
adopted the Euboean Greek alphabet, and from them writing spread to other ...