Pokes fun at human weaknesses.
Poems that expresses strong emotion about life.
The study of body structure.
human made channels built to carry water.
Father of the family.
To fall apart.
Diseases that spread quickly and kill many people.
Period of rapidly increasing prices.
Religious communities where monks live and work.
A person who flees to another country to escape persecution or disaster
A small piece of the poem or story.
Exchange of goods without using money.
Is a person who stands in for ruler who is to young or is to ill to govern.
Christian holy people.
Pictures made from tiny bits of glass or stone.
18. 12 Tables-
The 12 main Roman Rules.
Political changes to make things better.
Open space in Rome that served as a market place and a public square.
The great city built by Constantine, today it is Istanbul.
The eastern Roman empire, that is mixed with Roman, Greek, and Christian ideas.
Famous Roman Historian
Roman doctor who brought many medical ideas to Rome.
A Roman scientist
Enslaved people who fought animals and each other.
A gladiator who led a revolt of 70,000 slaves that defeated several Roman armies.
A General who became Emperor. He introduces reforms to help stop the decline of Rome.
Also a general that became emperor, he moved the capital from Rome to Byzantium, the present day city of Istanbul.
A Visigoth leader who captured Rome.
Became emperor of the Byzantine Empire.
A group of legal scholars.