Rome Art and Architecture

Rome Art and Architecture

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Architecture in ancient Rome underwent 1000 years of transformation. I learned and borrowed the techniques and artistic styles of nations such as the Etruscans and the Greeks. Military engineers used and perfected these techniques employing a variety of local materials. The extent and range of Roman architecture underwent a revolution with the discovery of pozzolanic cement. From there it reached heights of perfection unequaled for over 1000 years.

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