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Ancient History

Rome Reexamined: The Splendor of Imperial Rome (#108)

During the Imperial period, from Augustus to Constantine, Rome became the most magnificent city in the world. In this program--from the ancient Roman Forum to the Colosseum--the glories and accomplishments that were once Rome are revealed. [28 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This sweeping series provides a new perspective to the growth and development of several significant ancient cultures. Unique accomplishments, innovative governance and incredible developments in architecture, empire building and culture are highlighted.

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