chapter 5 ancient rome n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Chapter 5: Ancient Rome PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Chapter 5: Ancient Rome

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 11

Chapter 5: Ancient Rome - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 135 Views
  • Uploaded on

Chapter 5: Ancient Rome. Section 3: Culture and Society in the Roman World. Roman Literature. Virgil Wrote the A eneid An epic like the Odyssey it tells the story of an ideal hero Horace Wrote the Satires Openly mocks aspects of Roman Society Livy Roman historian

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Chapter 5: Ancient Rome' - lyndon


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
chapter 5 ancient rome

Chapter 5: Ancient Rome

Section 3: Culture and Society in the Roman World

roman literature
Roman Literature
  • Virgil
    • Wrote the Aeneid
    • An epic like the Odyssey it tells the story of an ideal hero
  • Horace
    • Wrote the Satires
    • Openly mocks aspects of Roman Society
  • Livy
    • Roman historian
    • More interested in story than accuracy
roman architecture
Roman Architecture
  • Greek Forms
    • Colonnades
    • Rectangular Buildings
  • Roman Forms
    • Arch
    • Vault
    • Dome
roman entertainment
Roman Entertainment
  • Gladiator Combat
    • Slaves and criminals fought
    • Animals also used
    • Served a political purpose
roman entertainment1
Roman Entertainment
  • Hippodrome
    • Circus Maximus (largest – in Rome)
    • For chariot races
slavery in rome
Slavery in Rome
  • Slaves
    • As Empire grows so does supply of slaves
    • Living conditions generally poor
    • Domestic and commercial slaves
    • Slave revolts were a fear