The Etruscan civilization is the modern name given to a civilization of ancient Italy
in the area corresponding roughly to Tuscany, western Umbria, and northern ...
Etruscan civilization is the modern English name given to the culture and way of
life of a people of ancient Italy and Corsica whom the ancient Romans...
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 occupied the region to the north of Rome, between the Arno and
Tiber Rivers to the west of the Apennine Mountains. The Romans were first a ...
Etruscans. Etruscan culture developed in northern and central Italy after ca 800
BC without a serious break out of the preceding Villanovan culture.
Etruscans - the people who ruled Italy before the Romans did.
Etruscan definition, pertaining to Etruria, its inhabitants, civilization, art, or
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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 ...
Etruscan Sarcophagus of the Spouses, Villa Giulia, Rome The Sarcophagus of
the Spouses. Etruscan, 550 BC, painted terracotta. Found at Cerveteri, now in the
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. Herodotus (c.