History through Art: Ancient Rome CD-ROM

AIMS Multimedia

SKU: DC001347
Format: CD-ROM
Grade Level:
Runtime: 40
Copyright: 1992

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Survey important events in Roman history from its origins, around 1000 BC, to the late fifth century AD. The territorial expansions of the empire and customs and beliefs of its citizens, governments, and armies are examined through the works of distinguished Roman artists. Economic, political, and religious history, as well as names and dates, come to life in this captivating study. Th program analyzes the development of Rome's culture, architecture, and government; the influence of neighboring Greece; the unrest in Rome during the third century BC;and the rules of Hadrian, Commodus, and Constantine. Use this program as an evocative introduction to the history and culture of ancient Rome or as a fascinating visual supplement to history, art, or architecture courses; either way, your students will benefit greatly from seeing this unforgettable program.