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Western Civilization Chapter 2
1. Four Empires dominated the era betw…
___ is the matrix of European and Near…
Hammurabi spread lies and rumors in or…
Ancient Babylon was near the modern ci…
A. Egypt's Middle and New Kingdoms... B. The Babylonian Empire... C…
The Greater West
War
Baghdad, Iraq
1. Four Empires dominated the era betw…
A. Egypt's Middle and New Kingdoms... B. The Babylonian Empire... C…
___ is the matrix of European and Near…
The Greater West
Western Civilization Chapter 2
Dark age
Archaic age
Classical age
Agon
The Greek period... 1100 BCE to 800 BCE... Greeks left behind few…
The Greek period ... 800 BCE to 500 BCE... Witnessed widespread em…
Ancient Greece... 500 to 404 BCE ... End of the Peloponnesian War
Ancient Greek belief... Life was a constant struggle or competit…
Dark age
The Greek period... 1100 BCE to 800 BCE... Greeks left behind few…
Archaic age
The Greek period ... 800 BCE to 500 BCE... Witnessed widespread em…
Western Civilization Chapter 2
cast iron
Phoenicians
Carthage
Strait of Gibraltar
The impure iron taken directly from a blast furnace; economic
A group people who spread their alphabet to others including…
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa; culture
Narrow waterway that separates Europe from Africa by 8 miles;…
cast iron
The impure iron taken directly from a blast furnace; economic
Phoenicians
A group people who spread their alphabet to others including…
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Western Civilization - Chapter 2
Bronze Age Collapse
Assyrian Empire
Iron Technology
Sea Peoples
-Migrations, drought, destructions... -Ended the Hittite Empire…
-Assembled huge army w/ advanced military technology & brutal…
-The first smelted iron happened independently in many places…
-Groups of seafaring people named by the Egyptians. They raid…
Bronze Age Collapse
-Migrations, drought, destructions... -Ended the Hittite Empire…
Assyrian Empire
-Assembled huge army w/ advanced military technology & brutal…
Western civilization chapter 2
Covenant/laws/prophets
Hebrews
Israel
Saul, David, Solomon
3 most important elements of the hebrew faith
Central people in the Old Testament, key group of people
Nation of the Hebrew kingdom that was formed
3 kings of the United kingdom
Covenant/laws/prophets
3 most important elements of the hebrew faith
Hebrews
Central people in the Old Testament, key group of people
Western Civilization - Chapter 2
Culture
Civilization
Before a civilization develop, a group…
What was unique about China's written…
The way of life of a group of people
When a group of people develop higher elements of culture
Gain a mastery over the food supply
A person would be able to read Chinese without being able to…
Culture
The way of life of a group of people
Civilization
When a group of people develop higher elements of culture
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Western Civilizations Clep Prep. Chapter 2
The first international peace treaty w…
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Ishtar Gate
The rulers of this empire were known f…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hittites and Kassites
Neo-Babylonians
Assyrians
The first international peace treaty w…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Hittites and Kassites
Western Civilization Chapter 2
Human beings existence extends back ab…
Lugal
The dynasties start at _______ in Egypt
what were some things in the Egyptian…
3 thousand
big man, warlord, leader of the army in a city state.
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incantations, magic spells, things for making it the afterlife.
Human beings existence extends back ab…
3 thousand
Lugal
big man, warlord, leader of the army in a city state.
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Western Civilization Chapter 2
Phoenicians
Carthage
Strait of Gibraltar
triad
A group people who spread their alphabet to others including…
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa; culture
Narrow waterway that separates Europe from Africa by 8 miles;…
a social group with three members; culture
Phoenicians
A group people who spread their alphabet to others including…
Carthage
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa; culture
Western Civilization Chapter 2
Hebrew Origins
Tanakh
Yahweh
The Individual and Moral Autonomy
o Started in Mesopotamia and migrated to Canaan... o Absorbed so…
Hebrew text
Hebrew God
1. New awareness of individual ... 2. God as the center of life
Hebrew Origins
o Started in Mesopotamia and migrated to Canaan... o Absorbed so…
Tanakh
Hebrew text
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Western Civilization Chapter 2
Diaspora
Monotheism
Patriarchal
Satrap
...
...
...
...
Diaspora
...
Monotheism
...
Western Civilization chapter 2
Monotheism
Pentateuch
Torah
Diaspora
The belief in and worship of only one God
A Greek word meaning "five books," referring to the first fiv…
It has a range of meanings. It can most specifically mean the…
When the Jews became scattered throughout the ancient world,…
Monotheism
The belief in and worship of only one God
Pentateuch
A Greek word meaning "five books," referring to the first fiv…
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Western Civilization Chapter 2
Nile River
Egypt
Amon, Re (Ra), Aten
Cosmology
flowed some 4000 miles to it's fan-shaped delta at the Medite…
surrounded by sea and desert, was relatively invulnerable to…
considered greater than any other deity in the Egyptian panth…
one's theory of the origin and structure of the universe
Nile River
flowed some 4000 miles to it's fan-shaped delta at the Medite…
Egypt
surrounded by sea and desert, was relatively invulnerable to…
23 terms
Western Civilization Chapter 2
End period in Greece
+/- 800-750
Homer (Iliad & Odyssey)
Significance of Homer
Period of recovery (1000 - 750 B.C.E)... 1. Trade began to resum…
1. The birth of modern epic poetry (Homer)... 2. The birth of ly…
1. Iliad = the prince of Troy (Trojan) kidnapped the wife of…
1. Many things in dispute for these 2 epic poems. ... 2. Sea, ev…
End period in Greece
Period of recovery (1000 - 750 B.C.E)... 1. Trade began to resum…
+/- 800-750
1. The birth of modern epic poetry (Homer)... 2. The birth of ly…
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Western Civilization Chapter 2
monotheism
Pentateuch
Torah
Diaspora
...
...
...
...
monotheism
...
Pentateuch
...
Western Civilization Chapter 2 Vocab
Apologist
Apostle
Apostolic Father
canon (of the Bible)
a name used for Christian writers who defended the Church aga…
one who is sent by Jesus to continue his work
the name for a late first century or early second century wri…
the official list of the inspired books of the Bible. Catholi…
Apologist
a name used for Christian writers who defended the Church aga…
Apostle
one who is sent by Jesus to continue his work
Western Civilization Chapter 2
Which of the following best characteri…
How did Hebrew law evolve from its ear…
According to the Hebrew Bible, what we…
In order to create a unified nation of…
The bearing of children was seen in some ways as a religious…
Hebrew law evolved from an emphasis on retribution to an emph…
The Hebrews would worship only Yahweh, and Yahweh would make…
repeal all taxation of the Hebrew people
Which of the following best characteri…
The bearing of children was seen in some ways as a religious…
How did Hebrew law evolve from its ear…
Hebrew law evolved from an emphasis on retribution to an emph…
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Western Civilization CLEP Prep. Chapter 2
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Exodus (who led it, where was it from,…
Hebrews split over tensions into what…
Who defeated Samaria in 722 BC ?
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 BC... (Descendants of) Abraha…
Moses... From Egypt... Moses (goes to mt. Sinai and) gets the 10 co…
Israel (ten northern Tribes- Capital Samaria)... Judah (two sout…
Assyrians (what did they destroy and when?)
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 BC... (Descendants of) Abraha…
Exodus (who led it, where was it from,…
Moses... From Egypt... Moses (goes to mt. Sinai and) gets the 10 co…
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Western Civilization, Spielvogel, Volume 1, Chapter 2
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
Hittites (where,when, what did they do…
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
Western Asia... 1600-1200 bce... Used Iron to make stronger Weapons…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 bce... (Descendants of) Abrah…
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
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Western civilizations chapter 2
megalith
megalithic structures
hittites
hebrews
large stone
-showed an awareness in astronomy and coordination on workers…
-asia minor ( turkey) ... -indo-european language group... -made iron
-language group... -semetic language... -old testament ... -ethnograph…
megalith
large stone
megalithic structures
-showed an awareness in astronomy and coordination on workers…
Western Civilization 1: to 1715, Chapter 2
Monotheism
Pentateuch
Torah
Diaspora
The belief in and worship of only one God
A Greek word meaning "five books," referring to the first fiv…
It has a range of meanings. It can most specifically mean the…
When the Jews became scattered throughout the ancient world,…
Monotheism
The belief in and worship of only one God
Pentateuch
A Greek word meaning "five books," referring to the first fiv…
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Western Civilization - Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
An arc of rich farmland in Southwest Asia, between the Persia…
Plain in the fertile crescent, between the Tigris and Euphrat…
A city and the surrounding area it controls. Functions like a…
A succession of rulers from the same family.
Fertile Crescent
An arc of rich farmland in Southwest Asia, between the Persia…
Mesopotamia
Plain in the fertile crescent, between the Tigris and Euphrat…
Chapter 2 Western Civilization Study Guide
Scientific Revolution
Before the Enlightenment
Europe
Because it brought new ideas to the wo…
A time period that saw the fields of astronomy, mathematics,…
When did the Scientific Revolution happen?
Where did the Scientific Revolution happen?
Why was the Scientific Revolution important?
Scientific Revolution
A time period that saw the fields of astronomy, mathematics,…
Before the Enlightenment
When did the Scientific Revolution happen?
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Western Civilization Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Diaspora
monotheism
patriarchal family
Pentateuch
the scattering of Jews throughout the ancient world after the…
the doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
a family in which the husband dominates his wife and children.
the first five books of the Hebrew Bible (Genesis, Exodus, Le…
Diaspora
the scattering of Jews throughout the ancient world after the…
monotheism
the doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
Western Civilization Chapter 2 Study Guide
Egypt's Middle and New Kingdoms, the B…
Southern Mesopotamia
Assyrian Empire
Hittite Empire
What were the four major Empires that dominated the period be…
Where was the Babylonian and later Persian Empire located?
Which Empire was primarily located in Northern Mesopotamia?
Which empire was located in Asia Minor?
Egypt's Middle and New Kingdoms, the B…
What were the four major Empires that dominated the period be…
Southern Mesopotamia
Where was the Babylonian and later Persian Empire located?
Origins of western civilization Chapter 2
Hammurabi
Delta
Pharaoh
Narmer
Babylonian king know for his code of laws
Marshy region formed by silt at the mouth of a river
Egyptian god king
King who united Upper and Lower Egypt
Hammurabi
Babylonian king know for his code of laws
Delta
Marshy region formed by silt at the mouth of a river
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Chapter 2 Western Civilization Terms
Anatolia
Hittite
Kassites
Hebrews
a vast plateau between the Black and the Mediterranean seas:…
a member of an ancient people who established a powerful empi…
a member of an ancient people related to the Elamites, who ru…
a member of the Semitic peoples inhabiting ancient Palestine…
Anatolia
a vast plateau between the Black and the Mediterranean seas:…
Hittite
a member of an ancient people who established a powerful empi…
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Western civilization vocab chapter 2
People of the book
Scripture
Tanakh
Torah
people who base their beliefs on teachings that are preserved…
sacred or religious writings of a religion
Jewish scriptures consisting of the Torah the profits and the…
First five books of Jewish scripture
People of the book
people who base their beliefs on teachings that are preserved…
Scripture
sacred or religious writings of a religion
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Western Civilization I chapter 2
Early Sudan-
Each Sudanese city was ruled by a
The Sahara
The Nile River
they began as nomadic herders, their use of agriculture would…
King (monarchy) The king was also revered as a divine spirit.
was a rain forest at one time and had fresh water and rivers,…
is approximately 4160 miles long . Each spring the rain fall…
Early Sudan-
they began as nomadic herders, their use of agriculture would…
Each Sudanese city was ruled by a
King (monarchy) The king was also revered as a divine spirit.
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Western Civilization CLEP Prep. Chapter 2 Test
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Exodus (who led it, where was it from,…
Hebrews split over tensions into what…
Who defeated Samaria in 722 BC ?
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 BC... (Descendants of) Abraha…
Moses... From Egypt... Moses (goes to mt. Sinai and) gets the 10 co…
Israel (ten northern Tribes- Capital Samaria)... Judah (two sout…
Assyrians (what did they destroy and when?)
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 BC... (Descendants of) Abraha…
Exodus (who led it, where was it from,…
Moses... From Egypt... Moses (goes to mt. Sinai and) gets the 10 co…
Western Civilizations Chapter 2
The first Pharaoh of Upper Egypt. He u…
The Pharaoh is the "king of Egypt" ... Th…
The Pharaoh's entourage
Polytheistic... (Ra, Osiris, Horus, Isis,…
King Narmer
Pharaoh
Nome-Nomarks
Egyptian Religion
The first Pharaoh of Upper Egypt. He u…
King Narmer
The Pharaoh is the "king of Egypt" ... Th…
Pharaoh
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Western Civilization I Chapter 2
Democritus
Pythagoras
Empedocles
Heraclitus
Theorized that physical objects were made up of Atoms
Believed all reality could be described in terms of mathemati…
Believed that there were four basic elements. (earth, water,…
Believed the primary substance to be fire. ... Also said... "One c…
Democritus
Theorized that physical objects were made up of Atoms
Pythagoras
Believed all reality could be described in terms of mathemati…
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Western Civilization Chapter 1-2
Prehistory (2.3 million BCE to 3000 BC…
2.3 million BCE - 11,000 BCE
11,000 BCE - 3,000 BCE
The Fall of Rome (476 CE)
The order of four major Periods of western History
The Time of Paleolithic Age
The Time of Neolithic Age
Which event marked the end of Ancient History?
Prehistory (2.3 million BCE to 3000 BC…
The order of four major Periods of western History
2.3 million BCE - 11,000 BCE
The Time of Paleolithic Age
Western Civilization II - Chapter 2
Thirty Years' War
Treaty of Westphalia
Prussia
Frederick William
"War of Religion"; 1618-1648
(1)Ended the 30 years war (2) Set the stage for the developme…
The German state that emerged strongest from the 30 years war…
Prussia's great elector. Frederick 1 (son) and Frederick Will…
Thirty Years' War
"War of Religion"; 1618-1648
Treaty of Westphalia
(1)Ended the 30 years war (2) Set the stage for the developme…
Western Civilization - Jackson J. Spielvogel Chapter 2
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
Hittites (where,when, what did they do…
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
Western Asia... 1600-1200 bce... Used Iron to make stronger Weapons…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 bce... (Descendants of) Abrah…
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
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Western Civilization Chapter 2 Test
2.1 Background
Turks Move into Byzantium
Osman
Ottoman's Military Success
A small Turkish state occupied land between the Byzantine Emp…
Ghazis were warriors for Islam. Islam had a strict code of co…
He was the most successful Ghazi. People in the West called h…
Military was largely based on gunpowder. They were among the…
2.1 Background
A small Turkish state occupied land between the Byzantine Emp…
Turks Move into Byzantium
Ghazis were warriors for Islam. Islam had a strict code of co…
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Western Civilization - Jackson J. Spielvogel Chapter 2
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
Hittites (where,when, what did they do…
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
Western Asia... 1600-1200 bce... Used Iron to make stronger Weapons…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 bce... (Descendants of) Abrah…
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
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Western Civilizations Clep Prep. Chapter 2 - Part 2, Early Empires
The first international peace treaty w…
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Ishtar Gate
The rulers of this empire were known f…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hittites and Kassites
Neo-Babylonians
Assyrians
The first international peace treaty w…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Hittites and Kassites
chapter 2 new civilization in eastern and western hemispheres
loess
shang
divination
zhou
Fine yellowish light silt deposited by wind and water. It con…
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
Practice of telling future events by interpreting signs.
The people and dynasty that took over the dominant position i…
loess
Fine yellowish light silt deposited by wind and water. It con…
shang
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
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Western Civilization Review Questions/Answers Chapter 2
According to the Bible, the Jews were…
Who did the Hebrews/Jewish people have…
What city did the Muslims, Jews, and C…
Israel split into what 2 cities?
Moses led the Jews, according to the Old Testament in the Bib…
1.) 1200 - 1000 B.C. - the Israelites came about as the Unite…
Jerusalem is considered a holy city.
Israel and Judah... IJ
According to the Bible, the Jews were…
Moses led the Jews, according to the Old Testament in the Bib…
Who did the Hebrews/Jewish people have…
1.) 1200 - 1000 B.C. - the Israelites came about as the Unite…
Western Civilization Chapter 2 And 3 Vocabulary
Monarchy
Dynasty
Theocracy
Bureaucracy
Rule by a king or queen
A line of rulers who belong to the same family
Government headed by religious leaders or leader regarded as…
A group of government officials headed by an administrator
Monarchy
Rule by a king or queen
Dynasty
A line of rulers who belong to the same family
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History- western civilization 2
Tetrarchy
Heresy
Wergeld
Celibacy
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
(n.) an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of…
'man money,' the amount of money payed in compensation for wr…
Abstinence from sex
Tetrarchy
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
Heresy
(n.) an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of…
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western civilization chapter2 study guide
Hittles
phoenicians
3 major cites phoenicians
hittles
Indo-European language racially mixed Anatolia asia minor 2,0…
semitic speaking people along northwestern coast of Mediterra…
tyre, Sidon, byblos
made alliance with Egypt because of mutal fears of aggressive…
Hittles
Indo-European language racially mixed Anatolia asia minor 2,0…
phoenicians
semitic speaking people along northwestern coast of Mediterra…
History of Western Civilization to 1500
Alexander the Great
Arete
Caesar
Cuneiform
King of Macedonia. Son of Phillip II, conquered a large porti…
Virtue
c. 100-45 BC... A roman general who took control over the Republ…
Showed us the language of the past written on clay tablets. A…
Alexander the Great
King of Macedonia. Son of Phillip II, conquered a large porti…
Arete
Virtue
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western civilization chapter 2 study guide 2
cyrus the great
ahuru mazada
dualism
Zoroastrianism
founder of Persian empire
wise lord creator god
struggle for good against evil good will eventually win final…
monotheistic religion named for prophet priest Zoroaster whic…
cyrus the great
founder of Persian empire
ahuru mazada
wise lord creator god
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Western Civilization- Vocabulary Chapter 2
Homer
Arete
Hubris
Hoplites
the most influential Greek poet; lived in the early eighth ce…
manliness, courage, and excellence; the highest virtue for Ho…
excessive pride or arrogance
infantrymen
Homer
the most influential Greek poet; lived in the early eighth ce…
Arete
manliness, courage, and excellence; the highest virtue for Ho…
Western Civilization - Jackson J. Spielvogel Chapter 2
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
Hittites (where,when, what did they do…
The Hebrews ("Nickname" , when were th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
Western Asia... 1600-1200 bce... Used Iron to make stronger Weapons…
"The Children of Israel"... 1200-1000 bce... (Descendants of) Abrah…
Megalith(what are they and when did th…
Large stones, 6500 bce
Stonehenge(where,when and why?)
England, ... 2100-1900 bce,... used for astronomy
7 terms
western civilization chapter2 study guide 3
aryans
hittles
hatti
ras shamra
northern india 5,000 years ago work like group spoke sanskrit
made weapons of steel
captiol of hittles
veteran village
aryans
northern india 5,000 years ago work like group spoke sanskrit
hittles
made weapons of steel
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western civilization chapter2 study guide 4
hittites
assyrians
assyrians
philistines
rose during Hyksos invasion part of major migration period
began a very gradual expansion from upper Mesopotamia subjuga…
power began to unravel with simultaneous upsrisings from seve…
well organized agricultural , polytheistic society with advan…
hittites
rose during Hyksos invasion part of major migration period
assyrians
began a very gradual expansion from upper Mesopotamia subjuga…
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History of Western Civilization - Test 2
Who was Nerva?
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Who was Hadrian?
Who was Antonius Pius?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
Third good emperor in Rome 117-138
Fourth good emperor in Rome 138-161
Who was Nerva?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
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