Intro to Ancient Rome Review

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Intro to Ancient Rome Review Section 1 People o Livy- Roman historian- story of Rome is chronicle of moral decline o Mars- said to have impregnated Rea Silvia o Rea Silvia- mother of Remus and romulus o Aeneas- o Ascanius- son of Aeneas, founds Alba Longa o Trojans- defeated by Greeks, flee from the city to land in Italy o Rome’s kings: Romulus Numa Pompilius- establish priesthoods, vestal virgins Tullus Hostilius Ancus Marcius Lucius Tarquinius Priscus (Tarquin the Elder) Servius Tillus- started the census Lucius Tarquinius Superbus (Tarquin the Proud) o Remus- brother of Romulus o Sabines- first major threat, their women kidnapped by Romulus o Tarpeia- betrayed Romans to Sabines, thrown off a rock o Titus Tatius- attacked Roman citadel, stopped by Sabine women, shared power with Romulus o Pergamon- requested involvement in Macedonian Wars o Hannibal- successful campaign into Italy, later defeated at Carthage o Scipio Africanus- defeated Hannibal at second Battle of Carthage
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CC 302 taught by Professor Galinsky during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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