Romans had a very influential legal system, which was used in many more places than just the empire. The article I chose describes the specifics and the formation of the Roman civil and national law. I chose this article because it describes the Roman law system as more than just a bunch of rules.
Roman citizenship came from the belief that everybody has rights and the right to justice. The article I chose describes Roman citizenship and what it was in the republic and the empire. I chose this article because it gives an unbiased look at Roman citizenship.
Rome had a written and spoken language called Latin, which we use in many things today. The article I chose describes how although Latin is considered a dead language, we still use it in many things in the world nowadays. This article goes well in my curation because it says how the "dead language" of Latin is still used in things from numerals to our alphabet.
Latin was the language of the Roman Empire, and it founded a bunch of new languages. This video explains how Latin sounded, and how we know. I chose this video because it explains one of the most important things about Latin: how it sounded.
Roman engineers were very good at what they did, making excellent domes and vaults to hold up their buildings. The article I chose describes Roman engineering and its history in the Roman Empire. I chose this article because it gives a detailed look at the Roman engineering successes and failures.
Romans were excellent architects, making magnificent, useful buildings to symbolize their power. This article explains how Roman concrete stayed strong, while concrete nowadays crumbles. I chose this article because it explains how roman were excellent architects, making very durable concrete for their buildings.
In Roman times, murals decorated the homes of the wealthy. The article I chose to curate describes a mural that is said to be the biggest in the world. I chose this article because it describes a mural that has all the grandeur of the murals back then.
In Roman times, mosaics were used to decorate homes. The article I chose tells the global and personal history of mosaics. I chose this article because it tells the story of mosaics around the world.