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Ancient Roman architecture has been molded by a solid foundation by the use of columns and arches, as can be seen in this wonderful masterpiece of architecture.

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Ancient Rome: A City of Firsts [Infographic

I love the study of Ancient Roman architecture, art, history and the incredible society they built. The Romans used a sauce from dead fish guts to season their food. It is akin to today's Worcester sauce. Who knew?

The Colosseum in Rome, Italy . . . built of concrete and stone.  It is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and Roman engineering.  Impressive!

Colosseum in Rome, Italy . built of concrete and stone. It is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and Roman engineering.

Aqueduct near Nerja, Spain: Used to transport water to population centers, most Roman aqueducts consisted of underground pipes.  Occasionally they crossed valley using a system of stone arches.

Aqueduct Near Nerja, Spain: Used to transport water to population centers, most Roman aqueducts consisted of underground pipes. Occasionally they crossed valleys using a system of stone arches.

The Roman Aquaduct an advanced achievement in building a series of channels to bring water down into the cities from their sources.

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Pantheon (aerial view), Rome, Italy.  One of the most amazing creations of Roman architecture

part 3 Pantheon (aerial view), Rome, Italy. One of the most amazing creations of Roman architecture

Classical- Roman, Pantheon

Name: Pantheon Time: Classical- Roman Notes: posts in front, but huge dome in back.

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