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2 09, 2017

Rome – the late Republic – Ancient Rome

By |2019-08-04T09:35:05-07:00September 2nd, 2017|History, Romans|0 Comments

The Roman Empire in the Late Republic Rome rules the Mediterranean Sea By 146 BC, after the Third Punic War, the Romans were the only important power left in the Mediterranean Sea, and they controlled almost all of its coastline. Third Punic War The Mediterranean Sea The Roman Republic All our Ancient Rome articles Senators murder [...]

30 06, 2017

What is tyranny? Definition

By |2017-06-30T00:03:06-07:00June 30th, 2017|Government, Greeks|0 Comments

Kritios Boy statue from the time of the tyranny in Athens In Greece and West Asia, mainly in what is now Turkey, there was a period of time around 650-400 BC when tyrants ruled many city-states. "Tyrant" is probably a Lydian word, from West Asia. This is how tyrannies usually grew out of [...]