Porsenna"s invasion, or, Rome preserv"d a tragedy

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Microfiche. New Canaan, CT : Readex. microfiches. (Three centuries of drama. English, 1701-1750) (Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830)

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Other titlesPorsenna"s invasion, Rome preserv"d
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
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Pagination[4], 65 p
Number of Pages65
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Although Julius Caesar had visited Britain in 55BC (Before the birth of Christ) and reported that the soil was good, there was plenty of food and people that could be used as slaves, the Romans did not have a large.

Around 2, years ago, Britain was ruled by tribes of people called the Celts. But this was about to change. For around a century, the Roman army had been building an Empire across Europe.

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By 43 AD, Rome was trading heavily with Britain, especially in the metals that they needed for everyday items.

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However, this invasion was not successful and he returned to Rome. Barbarian invasions, the movements of Germanic peoples which began before BCE and lasted until the early Middle Ages, destroying the Western Roman Empire in the process.

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The Carthaginian territories in the south and east of the peninsula were conquered in BC during. As Rome expanded even further, it faced threats from other growing empires, like Persia. Late in the fourth century CE, a violent group called the Huns attacked tribes that lived on the borders of.

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Emperor Constantine was born in York, England, the son of Druidress Helena and a Roman tribune. After the timely death of his father, Constantinus Chlorus, he was proclaimed Emperor by his troops.

Beginning in Britannia, he led an army of conquest across the Alps and laid siege to Rome.

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