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 ...
According to legend, Ancient Rome was founded by the two brothers, and demi- gods, Romulus and Remus, on 21 April 753 BCE. The legend claims that, in an ...
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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- century ...
CHAPTER. I. INTRODUCTION—The Land and the People. THE ROMAN KINGDOM. PERIOD I. ROME UNDER THE EARLY KINGS (B.C. 753-616?) II.