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Rome Was “the” empire The Emergence of Rome 800 BC settlements Founded by Etrustes Etoura? West peninsula About time dark ages of Greece ended Access to sea because 18 miles in on Tiber river but far away enough so pirates couldn’t get them Built on 7 hills of Rome Easy to defend Etruscans Brought urban city life to northern and central Italy Founded Rome Were responsible for first real road through Rome Oversaw developments of temples, markets, shops, streets, and houses Greeks came to peninsula around 550 BC Founded Naples Occupied Sicily Cities had walls around them and harbors to conduct trading with other in Mediterranean Romulus and Remus-753 BC Were said to have founded Rome because nobody liked the Etruscans Raised by wolves apparently Lucretia Roman noblewoman of great virtue Was supposedly raped by son of the Roman king
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Was associated with the end of both monarchy and Etruscan domination
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