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just the places

Rhine and Danube Rivers

northern borders of Roman Empire during Trajan's reign


open marketplace and public square in center of the city


capital of Eastern Empire now modern Istanbul (there's a song about it that's stuck in my head)


arena for gladiators that could hold up tp 60,000 people

Western Roman Empire

fell in AD 476 to a Germanic general

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