Largest ever river valley in Italy.
Chief crops of Italy
grain, grapes, and olives
founder of rome came from here
first emperor of rome
hero of virgil's epic
crassus, pompey, and julius caesar
remained dictator for 3 years
battle of actium
octavion defeated cleopatra and mark antony
emperor when Christ was born and during "Pax Romana"
death marked end of pax romana-philosopher king wrote meditations
had physical handicaps
deranged, insane, morally corrupt
last emperor in rome. called "little augustus"
persecuted christians, blamed for terrible fire in rome in a.d. 64, and murdered his mommy, Agrippina
built a 73 mile long wall across britain