Who were the Ancient Romans?
The Roman Empire is one of the greatest empires in history. The Romans took their name from the city of Rome, which was founded on seven hills. The earliest settlement in Rome was on the Palatine Hill, the center most of the seven.
Ancient Romans, a part of World Book's Early Peoples Series, provides a discussion of the early Romans, including their military, culture, religious belief, arts, Roman calendar, Ancient Roman architecture, the fall of Roman civilization and other facts about Ancient Romans. Features of this great history book also include timelines, fact boxes, a glossary, list of recommended reading and websites, and an index.