adjective; noun: Ancient Rome Period, civilization, and artistic styles that developed when the ancient city of Rome became a powerful force and supplanted Greek and Etruscan influence on the Apennine peninsula. Its rule and influence gradually encompassed a wide area in Europe, northern Africa, the Middle East, and Asia Minor. Its influence was wide in scope, including sculpture, painting, architecture, engineering, language, the road system, law, and many other areas of culture.

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487
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Ancient Roman
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December 12, 2012
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April 11, 2022
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