The famous Romans
An entire list of activities took place in the Colosseum. Some of them are gladiatorial bouts, religious pageants, ceremonial celebrations, military exercises, public executions, and mock naval battles.
Claudius was a good leader.
Ancient Rome had three types of government, not four. They were themonarchy, the republic and the principate. The principate(erroneously called the “empire”) could be said to be divided intotwo types of singular rule, the principate and the dominate.
Pretty calm as one would imagine. There would be farmers & small factories and workshops in business. People could travel if they had their own mules and/or horses. The Patricians would usually have villas by the sea/countryside rather than just READ MORE
the always had hangovers so they never woke up
Tiberius was a reluctant emperor. He said that he was too old, that he did not want to be an emperor and that he wanted only a limited part of the imperial powers. This was rejected and he had to READ MORE
Hannibal did not attempt to attack the City of Rome – he defeated the Roman army three times in Italy. The elephants he brought from Spain mostly died en route and so were not used in the battles.