In ancient Rome, bridge like stone structures that carried water from the hills to the cities
Body of law dealing with private citizens
Rome's largest stadium featuring shows of animals, gladiators and architectural marvel
Roman official from the Patrician class who supervised the government and commanded the armies
Roman leader appointed to rule for 6 months in times of emergency
basic unit of the Roman army - about 5000 soldiers
member of the landholding upperclass in Rome
200 year span when Roman rule brought peace, order, unity and prosperity to the empire
member of the lower class of Rome, including farmers, merchants, artists and traders
system of government in which people choose officials
offical in Rome who was elected by the plebians to protect their interests
Roman laws inscribed on 12 tablets and set-up in the Forum, or marketplace
Hilltop fortress of an ancient Greek city-state
In Greek city-states, government headed by a priviliged minority of the upper class
government in which people hold the ruling power
system of government in which citizens participate directly rather than through elected representatives
A cultural blend of Greek, Persian, Egyptian and Indian cultures
government in which king or queen holds power
government in which power belongs to a few people
famous Greek temple on the Acropolis of Athens
city-state in ancient Greece
questioning process aimed at seeking the truth
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