History Of Rome
Please register via CLAS 0132X

History of Rome
This course is an introductory survey of Roman history, from the emergence of the Republic to the influence of Rome on the western world. In the first half of the course we will study the origins of Rome's rise to dominance, the conquest of the Mediterranean and its effect on Roman society, and the crumbling of political structures under the weight of imperial expansion. In the second half, we will study the empire more broadly, starting with the emperors and moving out to the daily lives of people around the Mediterranean. The course will end with the importance of Rome for the Founding Fathers. We will read from authors including Polybius, Plutarch, Appian, Caesar, Suetonius, Tacitus, Juvenal, and Pliny. 2 hrs. lect./1 hr. disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
Subject Code:
Course Number:
Section Identifier:


HIST 0132

All Sections in Fall 2021

Fall 2021

HIST0132A-F21 Lecture (Chaplin)
HIST0132X-F21 Discussion (Chaplin)
HIST0132Y-F21 Discussion (Chaplin)
HIST0132Z-F21 Discussion (Chaplin)