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Unformatted text preview: space for leisure, the pursuit of creature comforts • Octavian… o He found “Brick” and left it “marble” (concrete) Colosseum (built by his successors) Maison Carre (France) Pont du Gard (aqueduct) • Universalism o Roman law expressed and extended the sense of a “world-city” that was unique to the antiquity o Emperors surrounded themselves with experts in jurisprudence o Provinces “assimilated” – he allowed them to keep their own laws • Look on PPT...
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2010 for the course HIST 151 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '10 term at City College of San Francisco.
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