Roman roads

Discover the fascinating history and engineering marvels of Roman roads. Explore top ideas to immerse yourself in the ancient world and walk in the footsteps of the Romans.
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Roman roads were physical infrastructure vital to the maintenance and development of the Roman state, and were built from about 300 BC through the expansion and consolidation of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. They provided efficient means for the overland movement of armies, officials, civilians, inland carriage of official communications, and trade goods. Roman roads were of several kinds, ranging from small local roads to broad, long-distance highways built to connect cities…

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