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Internet resources


The Ancient Greek world

The Roman world

  • Exploring Ancient World Cultures: Ancient Rome.
  • De Imperatoribus Romanis (DIR) contains biographies of Roman Emperors from Augustus through Constantine XI Palaeologus, the last Byzantine emperor in Constantinople.
  • Lacus Curtius: Into the Roman World. Includes a Roman Gazeteer, list of 1700 RomanSites, texts, atlas, Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, and selections from Platner's Topography of Ancient Rome.
  • Riley Collection of Roman Portraits features portraits of emperors and senators, as well as men, women and children during the height of the Roman empire: images, descriptions, family trees, additional links and more (Cedar Rapids Museum of Art).
  • The Rome Project. A vast collection of resources about the Roman world, including archaeology, literature, military, politics, philosophy, religion, theater, and maps of Rome.
  • Rome: Republic to Empire, essays and images on the Roman house, leisure and entertainment, gladiatorial games, the Roman army, and more (VRoma).
  • VRoma MOO. Travel through virtual Rome on-line! Log-on as guest, leave password blank, and click Connect.

Greek and Latin Literature


Greek and Roman Theater

Women in Antiquity

Bibliographies and Book reviews

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Classical Trivia