We read chapters 7 and 8 of Charlotte Yonge's book Young Folk's History of Rome. This described the developing political structure of the Roman Republic. There are many, many diagrams to try explain the structure, but as the structure changed over time it is probably a good idea to make your own. Then we printed ...continue reading "Ancient Rome – government"

Continuing from Greece, now we're moving along to looking at Ancient Rome. So far we've read a few chapters from Young Folks' History of Rome by Charlotte Yonge. Yesterday we had a brief overview of the Kings of Rome: The accounts that have come down are probably embellished to make for a more entertaining story ...continue reading "Ancient Rome"