Map of the Roman Empire answers questions

Roman Empire Map

Roman Empire map

About 200 AD, the Roman Empire was at its biggest and most powerful. The Romans controlled what is now many different countries: England, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Austria, Romania, Albania, Greece, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco - 21 countries.

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Rome in the third century AD

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Professor Carr

Karen Eva Carr, PhD.
Assoc. Professor Emerita, History
Portland State University

Professor Carr holds a B.A. with high honors from Cornell University in classics and archaeology, and her M.A. and PhD. from the University of Michigan in Classical Art and Archaeology. She has excavated in Scotland, Cyprus, Greece, Israel, and Tunisia, and she has been teaching history to university students for a very long time.

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