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Unformatted text preview: Romans were able to maintain social stability at home-3 rd Punic War o Romans Destroy Carthage-Rome controls the Mediterranean Basin -Allows for expansion and the eventual creation of empire Thesis: The Carthaginian Wars, a series of conflicts between Carthage and Rome, allowed Rome to control the Mediterranean Basin – a hotbed for trade and a great staging area for naval power – and therefore laid the groundwork for later expansion of the Roman Empire....
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course HIST 1201 taught by Professor Howardeisenstatt during the Fall '07 term at Seton Hall.
- Fall '07