Ancient Rome and Early Christianity. 509 BCE to 476 CE. Italian Peninsula (The “Boot of Europe”). Alps Mountains in the North. Apennines running north to south along the peninsula. Tiber and Po Rivers. Legend of the Foundation of the Roman Civilization. Romulus and Remus.
509 BCE to 476 CE
500 - 27 BCE
Appointed senators from the provinces that were loyal to him.
Set up public works programs.
Ordered landowners to hire more free laborers.
Continued to distribute free grain to the poor.
Instituted a new calendar based on 365 days.Julius Caesar