Etruscan Art-RomanLegacy

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1 Roman Legacy Divinely appointed rulers of the world “Romanization” of the world Spread of Greek ideas Spread of Christianity Superior roads, sewers, aqueducts Periods of rule 753 b.c. Æ Foundation of Rome 700-509 b.c. Æ Etruscan Rule 509-31 b.c. Æ Republican Rome 31 b.c. – 476 Æ Imperial Rome Etruscans Little is known about them Language has not been deciphered Established in Tuscany May have come from Asia Minor Drained a marsh that became Roman Forum Temples, shrines, roads, chariot racing, togas
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