Essays Tagged: "city of rome"

The life of Julius Caeser

pire. When he was youngCaesar lived through one of the most horrifying decades in the historyof the city of Rome. The city was assaulted twice and captured by Romanarmies, first in 87 BC by the leader ... na was killed the year that Caesar had married Cinna'sdaughter Cornelia. The second attack upon the city was carried our byMarius' enemy Sulla, leader of the optimates, in 82 BC on the latter'sreturn ...

(7 pages) 101 0 3.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Italian Rennaissance and Reformation Era Study Notes

inning of the Renaissance, it consisted of about 250 separate states, most of which were ruled by a city. Some cities had only 5,000 to 10,000 people.- Others were among the largest cities in Europe. ... Germany and had little power over their Italian lands. The popes ruled central Italy, including the city of Rome, but were unable to extend political control to the rest of Italy.- No central authorit ...

(9 pages) 165 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The roman army.

The Roman Ability to basically conquer half of the world, from their beginnings as a small city on the Italian peninsula is amazing. Most of their success is based solely on their military mi ... n 12). During the early days of the republic, there was little military force in or near the actual city of Rome. First, there was the Praetorian Guard, and later there were the equites singulares, or ...

(6 pages) 102 1 2.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Rome also known as the ancient city was the capital of the greatest empire of the ancient world. It was a great and prosperous city that was filled with at least one million people.

Rome also known as the ancient city was the capital of the greatestempire of the ancient world. It was a great and prosperous city ... ous city that wasfilled with at least one million people. Many people believe that theheight of the city of Rome reached its height near the time that emperorconstantius the second had seen it for the ... f the peoplesitems that were confiscated would be returned to their rightful owners.RomeThe Vatican city were the pope lives is a ruling state within thecity of Rome. Rome is also the capital of Latiu ...

(16 pages) 260 0 3.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

This was about the famous Roman General and statesman, Julius Caear. This covers almost everything about his life from his early political career to his assassination.

re. When he was young Caesar lived through one of the most horrifying decades in the history of the city of Rome. The city was assaulted twice and captured by Roman armies, first in 87 BC by the leade ... a was killed the year that Caesar had married Cinna's daughter Cornelia. The second attack upon the city was carried our by Marius' enemy Sulla, leader of the optimates, in 82 BC on the latter's retur ...

(8 pages) 39 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Role of the Pope and the Vatican in the Holocaust

Pius XII chose not to speak out against what was happening all over the world, and even in the Holy City of Rome. The deportation of the Jews should have been spoken out against, instead of being conf ... y tears and many prayers, that a denunciation of the Nazis from the Vatican might further rouse ferocity of the Nazis and result in more, rather than fewer, deaths."I do blame the church authorities, ...

(2 pages) 34 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

ROME

. Italian peninsula is an ideal place for farming. Romans grew olives, grapes and wheat. The city of Rome has tremendous environmental advantages, because of that it made it easier for Rome to ... mendous environmental advantages, because of that it made it easier for Rome to become an important city. The city of Rome is located the first place people could come when they crossed the Tiger rive ...

(4 pages) 122 3 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Roman Rule Argumentative Essay

re is much controversy when determining whether Roman rule benefited the entire empire, or just the city of Rome and Italy. There are more facts that point toward Roman rule benefiting the whole empir ... Rome." This statement proves that the roads were leading to Rome, so that it could benefit just the city of Rome instead of the empire. The merchants would have easily found their way to Rome using th ...

(4 pages) 59 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

The Reasons why the Renaissance started in Italy

ly for many different reasons. For one, the Italians simply saw what they used to be... the ancient city of Rome, mainly. They also probably wanted stability, with all this war and church nonsense goi ... ly, they needed something to do in these dark times, I would imagine. Rome was a magnificent city, and it flourished with life and prosperity... unlike the Italy prior to the Renaissance. I bel ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Relations Between the Catholic Church in Croatia and the Serbian Orthodox Church Since World War II.

he Great Schism it was divided into two halves: the western Roman Catholic Church, with its capital city of Rome, and the Eastern Orthodox Church, with its headquarters in Constantinople. This eastern ... States.Oxford, Oxford University Press.Martin, Marty E. & Appleby, Scott. 1997. Religion, Ethnicity, and Self-Identity: Nationsin Turmoil. Hanover, University Press of New England.The Embassy of ...

(10 pages) 32 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Roman Army

The Roman Ability to basically conquer half of the world, from their beginnings as a small city on the Italian peninsula is amazing. Most of their success is based solely on their military mi ... norum. During the early days of the republic, there was little military force in or near the actual city of Rome. First, there was the Praetorian Guard, and later there were the urban cohorts. These f ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Gladiators

from the Romans. If the Romans didn't kill these "barbarians" in battle, then they take them to the city of Rome and sell them. The prisoners would be chained by the neck and walk hundreds of miles to ...

(4 pages) 31 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Ceaser

ry strategies.When he was young Caesar lived through one of the worst decades in the history of the city of Rome. The city was assaulted twice and captured by Roman armies. The city was first attacked ... ptured by Roman armies. The city was first attacked in 87 B.C. by the leaders of the populares. The city was then attacked in 82 B.C. by the optimates. As a result of each attack politicians were kill ...

(5 pages) 565 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Virgil Book I

ersistent wrath of a particular goddess, Juno, his journey to fulfill his destiny and establish the city of Rome has been severely altered. This proves its importance because it establishes the basis ... onsidered less important" (quam Iuno"¦coluisse Samo) (ln 15-16). Samos being her most adored city which holds her chariot and many temples dedicated to her. Virgil explains that this sacred pla ...

(8 pages) 543 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Roman History

was impressed by the Greek civilization and he spread it through the land east of Greece. Then the city of Rome was born and their power began to increase.When the city of Rome was first born, it was ... their time to create their own. They may have been worried that their ideas would not work and the city would become a failure. They were thinking of taking the easy way out of the problem instead of ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

An examination of Roman Demography/population and those that study it.

with a variety of approaches utilized in order to accurately estimate the population of the ancient city of Rome. However, others often ignore the issue completely as irrelevant to their area of study ... ative of both the Roman capital and the Empire without a clear picture of the demographic growth of city. The vast quantities of literature produced by the Romans, much of which contains valuable stat ...

(16 pages) 39 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Untitled

ry strategies.When he was young Caesar lived through one of the worst decades in the history of the city of Rome. The city was assaulted twice and captured by Roman armies. The city was first attacked ... ptured by Roman armies. The city was first attacked in 87 B.C. by the leaders of the populares. The city was then attacked in 82 B.C. by the optimates. As a result of each attack politicians were kill ...

(5 pages) 429 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Baroque and classical music

assic periods.Two of Handel's best-known Italian operas are Giulio Cesare and Rodelinda.The Italian city to the south of Rome that became the trend-setting center of opera was Naples. Two famous compo ... ked there were Leonardo Vinci and Leonardo Leo.When Handel came to Italy he worked primarily in the city of Rome.A choral work from his Italian period was his Dixit Dominus. The Dixit, as well as the ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

15 Century History

ove with all his might (and, indeed, no object was nearer to his heart than this) to restore to the city of Rome her ancient authority, and not merely to defend the church of Saint Peter but to decora ... the favor of the Church. Later in the quote, Einhard says that Charlemagne tried "to restore to the city of Rome her ancient authority". The word ancient is important here because it implies that whil ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Life of Charlemagne

so endowed many gifts unto the Cathedral of the Holy Apostle Peter in Rome. He tried to restore the city of Rome, and enriched many of the churches in the city.Charles himself had many roles as a king ...

(2 pages) 15 1 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers