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Means "Roman Peace" in Latin
A TIME OF TRANQUILITY
27 BC to 180 AD
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IT WAS FROM THE REIGN
Of Agustus (27 BC-AD 14) to Marcus Aurelius (AD 161–180)
Born 63 BC, Rome, Italy
His father was Julius Caesar
Became emperor after his father was assassinated.
Agustus had begun a civil war
Died August 19, 14 AD.
Caesar started a civil war when he crossed his troops across the Rubicon, a shallow river in northeast Italy.
Ivan Flores Casasempere
Considered one of the Five Good Emperors
Born April 26, 121 in Italy
Made his son co-ruler
Died March 17, 180 AD.
ALSO A PERIOD OF BUILDING
Roads, Hadrian's Wall, The Colosseum,
Roads, allowed more and faster traveling; Hadrian's wall, a defense barricade made in AD 122; Colosseum, roman warriors fought in bloody death battles for glory and entertainment;
WHY WAS PAX ROMANA MADE?
It came after a period of civil war
Rome wasn't exactly in peace
They were at war with some people
By making the Pax Romana it made
a type of Renaissance for Rome.
Stuck in Customs
PEACE IN ROME MEANT:
A strong army posted in areas where enemies would cause trouble
BECAUSE OF LIMITED TROOPS
Agustus made the Vigiles, a "police force"
They were used to keep the peace and enforce the laws
Much of it was made during this time
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When was Agustus born?
What did Agustus make due to troop shortage?
What is the Rubicon?