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Unformatted text preview: the townspeople City council offices were there as well Aedile Vice-Mayor Duumwir Two Mayors to listen Paestum: Forum Had pits Not consistent in any way, too far apart to rope something off No one has mad a good case on the purpose of these pits Piscina Big giant swimming pool, very similar to modern day pools Pompeii Used to be on coast before the volcanic eruption Build sub living units in the town then expand it on the outside Soil around the volcano is super fertile, which helps them Huge estates that are kept in decent shape by slaves that have been acquired in the war Social Wars 100-80 BC, Romans won the war, Pompeii was a rebel town, never got conquered directly...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2011 for the course CLST 264 taught by Professor Foss during the Spring '11 term at DePaul.
- Spring '11