Roman History

Roman History (726)

The Roman Empire was the post-Republican phase of the ancient Roman civilization, characterised by an autocratic form of government and large territorial holdings in Europe and around the Mediterranean. The term is used to describe the Roman state during and after the time of the first emperor, Augustus. The 500-year-old Roman Republic, which preceded it, had been weakened by several civil wars.

Roman Living History

Roman Living History (53)

Resources and websites relating to Roman Living History Groups, re-enactors and other enthusiasts, this category aims to be a comprehensive list of Roman re-enactors from all over the world.

Roman Military History

Roman Military History (12)

The Roman Army was a military organization employed by the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and later Roman Empire as part of the Roman military. Its main infantry constituent for much of its history was the Roman legion; (for a catalogue of individual legions, dates and deployments, see List of Roman legions). The army in the late Roman Empire consisted of about 375,000 men, organized hierarchically.

Roman Web Resources

Roman Web Resources (4)

Web resources for information, discussion and other resources relating to Rome and the Roman Empire.

Romans in Modern Media

Romans in Modern Media (13)

Romans and the Roman Empire represented in modern mediums such as photographs, film both factual and fiction, etc.