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COMITATVS - Late Roman, Germanic and Romano-British Re-enactment

www.comitatus.net

Comitatus is Britain's leading Late Roman re-enactment group helping to set a new standard in historical authenticity. Putting on events across the North and down into the Midlands, the group is able to bring to an event a complete living history presentation demonstrating the life and skills of the Late Roman army, including infantry, cavalry, archery, artillery and everyday life.

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Design a Roman Mosaic

www.gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/learn/mosaic.htm

Interactive webpage where you can design your own Roman Mosaic

Diotima: Women

www.stoa.org/diotima/

Diotima serves as an interdisciplinary resource for anyone interested in patterns of gender around the ancient Mediterranean and as a forum for collaboration among instructors who teach courses about women and gender in the ancient world. This site includes course materials, the beginnings of a systematic and searchable bibliography, and links to many on-line resources, including articles, book re ...

Philodemus Project Home Page

www.classics.ucla.edu/index.php/philodemus

The Philodemus Project is an international effort which aims, supported by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by the generous contributions of individuals and participating universities, to reconstruct new texts of Philodemus' works on Poetics, Rhetoric, and Music. These texts will be published, along with translations and notes, in a series of volumes by Oxford Unive ...

How Excessive Government Killed Ancient Rome

www.cato.org/pubs/journal/cjv14n2-7.html

Beginning with the third century B.C. Roman economic policy started to contrast more and more sharply with that in the Hellenistic world, especially Egypt. In Greece and Egypt economic policy had gradually become highly regimented, depriving individuals of the freedom to pursue personal profit in production or trade, crushing them under a heavy burden of oppressive taxation, and forcing workers in ...

Poets, Writers, and Historians

www.jaysromanhistory.com/romeweb/writers/writers.htm

Much of the Literature We Enjoy Today Has its Roots in Ancient Rome The Ones Who Wrote History Often Left Biased But Highly Entertaining Accounts

Quia - List of Terms (Roman & Greek Gods Names)

www.quia.com/jg/66538list.html

These games will help you remember the names of the Greek and Roman Olympians.

Classical Myth: Homepage

web.uvic.ca/grs/department_files/classical_myth/index.html

When I began to write my history I was inclined to count these legends as foolishness, but on getting as far as Arcadia I grew to hold a more thoughtful view of them, which is this. In the days of old those Greeks who were considered wise spoke their sayings not straight out but in riddles, and so the legends about Cronus I conjectured to be one sort of Greek wisdom. In matters of divinity, theref ...

Encyclopedia Mythica: Europe.

www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/

The European countries, including Norse, Celtic, and Classical mythology (Greek and Roman). It also contains the western part of Russia.

Days of the week

gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/roman/daysweek.htm

Derivation of the names of the days of the week (French and English).

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Encyclopedia Mythica: Roman mythology

www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/articles.html

This is an encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, legends, and more. It contains over 5700 definitions of gods and goddesses, supernatural beings and legendary creatures and monsters from all over the world.

Month names

www.gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/roman/months.htm

Derivation of the month names. The Romans had the same months as us. They had special names for the first day in the month (the Kalends), the seventh day (the Nones) and the fifteenth (the Ides). The Kalends belonged to Juno. The Ides belonged to Jupiter.

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Rescuing Creusa: New Methodological Approaches to Women in Antiquity

www.indiana.edu/~ancmed/midwife.HTM

The following article is from a special issue of Helios entitled "Rescuing Creusa: New Methodological Approaches to Women in Antiquity," (Helios, New Series 13(2), 1986, pp. 69-84). This article is particular enlightening not only for its detailed discussion of midwives and maternity care, but also because it examines the gap between "professional" care (the midwifes and doctors) and folk medicine ...

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The Internet Classics Archive

classics.mit.edu/index.html

Original source texts by 59 ancient authors (441 works) with search function, many biographies

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Roman Rulers - Biographical Data

virtualreligion.net/iho/rome.html

Basic biographical data of Roman political figures of the late Republic and early Empire.

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Music in the Greek and Roman World

www.umich.edu/~kelseydb/Exhibits/MIRE/Introduction/GreekRoman/GreekRoman.html

From before the time of Homer, music was an integral part of Greek culture. Festivals, rituals, parties, work, games, theater, and war were all accompanied by music. Greek literature extolled music and was linked with it: much of the Greek poetry and drama known today was originally sung or musically accompanied. Professional musicians were valued members of society whose merits were judged in pub ...

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Musica Romana - Ancient Music from Greece and Roma

www.musica-romana.de

Topics: Instruments from prehistory and antiquity, music, Dance, musicarchaeology, literature, media. Concerts and lectures. Informations about some errors concerning ancient roman music ;-)

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