21H.132 The Ancient World: Rome


Class Info

History of Rome from its humble beginnings to the 5th century A.D. First half: Kingship to Republican form; the conquest of Italy; Roman expansion: Pyrrhus, Punic Wars and provinces; classes, courts, and the Roman revolution; Augustus and the formation of empire. Second half: Virgil to the Vandals; major social, economic, political and religious trends at Rome and in the provinces. Emphasis on use of primary sources in translation. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.132 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by W. Broadhead.

Lecture occurs 12:00 PM to 13:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 4-159.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

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