Rome hotelbye nowadays is among the main tourist places of the world, as a result of incalculable immensity of its archaeological and artwork secrets, as well as for the attraction of their special traditions, the beauty of its breathtaking views, and the majesty of its amazing parks. Yes, there were other civilizations other than rome, but not as directly influential on western civilization, other than the greeks 7 roman empire did not totally disappear for a very long time even after rome fell, the eastern roman empire survived and even thrived. Ancient rome to the ancient romans, venus wasn't a planet but a celestial body: she was the goddess of love and beauty the romans built an empire of gigantic proportions.
Rome was the greatest civilization of all time rome greatly increased technological levels in europe and made european empires possible art flourished, rome nearly united the known world, and we still feel the influence of roman christianity today. Ancient rome, the state centred on the city of romethis article discusses the period from the founding of the city and the regal period, which began in 753 bc, through the events leading to the founding of the republic in 509 bc, the establishment of the empire in 27 bc, and the final eclipse of the empire of the west in the 5th century ad. The house of diana in ostia, rome's port city, from the late 2nd c ce is a great example of an insula even in death, the romans found the need to construct grand buildings to commemorate and house their remains, like eurysaces the baker, whose elaborate tomb still stands near the porta maggiore in rome. For almost 30 centuries—from its unification around 3100 bc to its conquest by alexander the great in 332 bc—ancient egypt was the preeminent civilization in the mediterranean world.
He probably never even made it to the section where ovid raved about what a great ruler he was augustus banished the poet from rome, exiling him to tomis, a doomed city on the coast of the black. Both pompey and caesar were great generals who, through their respective conquests, made rome wealthy though the richest man in rome (and, it has been argued, the richest in all of roman history) crassus longed for the same respect people accorded pompey and caesar for their military successes. Great achievements in science and technology in ancient africa by sydella blatch despite suffering through the horrific system of slavery, sharecropping and the jim crow era, early african-americans made countless contributions to science and technology ( 1 . Greece with their golden age and rome with its great empire and republic and also together their are many ways in which western civilization is like the ancient greek civilization they started the olympic games. Although the ancient roman civilization wasnt an empire until its last few centuries of rule, it is still regarded as one of the greatest empires i am a student in gr11 and need to write an essay as to why rome is the greatest empire.
After 50 years of working on, and with, the romans, i bridle when i hear people talking, as they so often do, of great roman conquerors, or even of rome's great empire. Back in rome in 60, caesar made a pact with pompey and crassus, who helped him to get elected as consul for 59 bc the following year he was appointed governor of roman gaul where he stayed for eight years, adding the whole of modern france and belgium to the roman empire, and making rome safe from the possibility of gallic invasions. Ancient rome in world history the rise and fall of ancient rome formed a crucial episode in the rise of western civilization through rome the achievements of ancient greek civilization passed to medieval europe - with unique roman contributions added. Ancient rome is the progenitor of western civilization    the customs , religion , law , technology , architecture , political system , military , literature , languages , alphabet , government and many factors and aspects of western civilization are all inherited from roman advancements. An overview of western civilization the six major periods of western civilization (bce = bc ce = ad) 1 mesopotamia, egypt, & hebrews (3000-500 bce) 2 ancient greece (1200-200 bce.
It is because rome was one of the greatest powers of the ancient world, and has also exercised a great influence upon nearly all modern nations there are a few great peoples, like the hebrews, the greeks, and the romans, who have done much to make the world what it is. What made rome great rome is an empire that stretched from the atlantic ocean to the black sea, and with an abundance of reasons as to what made it great, cicero believed that the perfect location chosen by romulus, that truly made rome great. Contributions of ancient rome to western civilization include a republican form of government, the spread of christianity, and basic principles of architecture.
River valley civilizations  the first civilizations came about in river valleys which provided a constant source of water for crops irrigation works were often needed which required leadership perhaps leading to the creation of the first states. Cultural, economical, religious and political contributions made by the ancient roman empire hold strong in today's western society from engineering aqueducts to creating newspapers and implementing welfare, roman contributions are as relevant today as they were when the empire fell more than 1,500 years ago. Ancient rome was a powerful and important civilization that ruled much of europe for nearly 1000 years the culture of ancient rome was spread throughout europe during its rule as a result, rome's culture still has an impact in the western world today.
The incas was the largest empire in south america in the pre-columbian era this civilization flourished in the areas of present-day ecuador, peru, and chile and had its administrative, military and political center located at cusco which lies in modern-day peru. Her people made rome great none of rome's conquests, inventions or legacies would have been possible without the spirit that motivated the people pf ancient rome. Rome's government certainly had flaws, but it was able to remain in relatively good control of the empire for centuries these accomplishments were tremendously important to the success of the.