Map of the Roman Empire in 180 AD. This is towards the end of the "Pax Romana"( Roman Peace).

Map of the Roman Empire in 180 AD. This is towards the end of the "Pax Romana"( Roman Peace).

Pax Romana (Latin for "Roman peace") was the long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire in the 1st and 2nd centuries AD. Since it was established by Caesar Augustus it is sometimes called Pax Augusta. Its span was about 207 years (27 BC to 180 AD)

Pax Romana (Latin for "Roman peace") was the long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire in the 1st and 2nd centuries AD. Since it was established by Caesar Augustus it is sometimes called Pax Augusta. Its span was about 207 years (27 BC to 180 AD)

angy vardalou, pax romana vrs1 on ArtStack #angy-vardalou #art

angy vardalou, pax romana vrs1 on ArtStack #angy-vardalou #art

During Pax Romana Romans celebrated 130 holidays as well as teams of charioteers competing in races in the circus maximus. Other holidays crowds watched gladiators.

During Pax Romana Romans celebrated 130 holidays as well as teams of charioteers competing in races in the circus maximus. Other holidays crowds watched gladiators.

Image - Pax Romana #1 (Jonathan Hickman) FN

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Italian History ~ #Caesar ~  A great general and statesman, Caesar won a civil war to become both sole ruler of the extensive Roman domains and dictator for life, setting in motion a process of transformation which led to the creation of the Roman Empire. He was assassinated by enemies and is arguably the most famous ancient Roman.

Italian History ~ #Caesar ~ A great general and statesman, Caesar won a civil war to become both sole ruler of the extensive Roman domains and dictator for life, setting in motion a process of transformation which led to the creation of the Roman Empire. He was assassinated by enemies and is arguably the most famous ancient Roman.

Octavian Augustus Caesar 63 BC – 19 August 14 AD -  Octavian, reformed the Republic as a Principate, with himself as Rome's "first citizen" (princeps).  he is customarily called the first Roman Emperor.

Octavian Augustus Caesar 63 BC – 19 August 14 AD - Octavian, reformed the Republic as a Principate, with himself as Rome's "first citizen" (princeps). he is customarily called the first Roman Emperor.

Pax Romana (Latin for "Roman peace") was the long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire in the 1st and 2nd centuries AD.

Pax Romana (Latin for "Roman peace") was the long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire in the 1st and 2nd centuries AD.

The Pax Romana "Roman Peace" showed many new accomplishments within Rome. This site provides many interesting ones.

The Pax Romana "Roman Peace" showed many new accomplishments within Rome. This site provides many interesting ones.

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