The Pax Romana & spread of Roman civilization

The Augustan Principate (31 BCE-160 CE)

Further expansion of Roman Power (200-133 BCE)

The problems of Empire

The Flow of Power in the Roman Republic

Rome versus Carthage: The Punic wars (264-201 BCE)

The Roman conquest of the Mediterranean (264-133 BCE)

The Roman conquest of Italy (c.500-265 BCE)

The Etruscans & their influence on Rome (c.800-500 BCE)

The Impact of Geography on Ancient Italy

Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic era (336 BCE-31 BCE)

The Peloponnesian War (431-404 BCE)