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The events and personalities of ancient rome spring to life in this history, from its founding in 753 bc to the death of the paul a zoch presents, in contemporary language, the history of rome and the stories of its a linguistic introduction. Find out more about the history of ancient rome, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on historycom. The edinburgh history of ancient rome is a chronological history of rome and the roman world in eight volumes from the city's first settlement to the collapse.
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