Rome: Engineering an Empire - Behind the Scenes

Posted on: August 24, 2005 | Views: 58 | Comment

For more than 500 years, Rome was the most powerful and advanced civilization the world had ever known, ruled by visionaries and tyrants whose accomplishments ranged from awe-inspiring to deplorable. But the primary elements of Rome's rise to power were its consistently masterful use of engineering and labor, used to build cities and works of architecture that still stand today.

Premieres on the History Channel. 

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ancient rome • architecture • roman • ancient civilization