Questions about the period of ancient Roman civilization when the government operated as a republic from 509 BC to 27 BC.
- What factors contributed to earlier democratic states failing?
- What form of home address did Romans use?
- What were the rights of various classes of people in the Roman Republic?
- In which direction does the thumb point in the "pollice verso?"
classical-antiquity for general questions about the cultural history of the Greco-Roman world
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ancient-greece for questions about the related Ancient Greek civilization (see the tag wiki for more related tags)