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Edict of Milan According to Wikipedia, the Edict of Milan was not only aimed at stopping the persecutions of Christians, but the persecution of all religions. Religious policy, wikipedia The edict protected all religions from persecution, not only Christianity, allowing anyone to worship any deity that they chose. Britannica encyclopedia This is supported ...


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I don't know if this helps: but the Via Appia between Rome and Capua was built in 4 years (312 - 308 BC) The distance is disputed but was more than 100 miles. See EngineeringRome.org


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Dynastic list List of pharoahs - Wikipedia The Dynastic list as mentioned elsewhere takes us to a Wikipedia page, and right at the bottom of that page we read that according to Von Beckerath (Citation 2) and "The Book of the Pharaohs" (Citation 110), the last Roman emperor to be conferred the title of pharaoh was Maximinus Daia 311–313 AD. Dynastic ...


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For such at mighty and well-organised empire, ancient Rome actually had a remarkably bad system for identifying a given year. Multiple methods were used, but the most widely used format seems to have been to name each year after the more senior of that year's two consuls. Another common method was to calculate the number of years since the traditional ...


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In the documents of “Jewish War.” a man named Jesus Ben Ananias, (NOT to be confused with Jesus of Nazareth, Jesus was quite a common name back then), was “scourged until bones were laid bare.” This man was flogged to the extent of his bones showing. Also, I have heard that certain church fathers or bishops in the early church, wrote how vicious the whips ...


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