Imperial Rome describes the period of the Roman Empire (27 B.C. to A.D. 476) following Julius Caesar’s assassination, which ultimately ended Rome’s time as a republic. At its height in A.D. 117, Rome controlled all the land from Western Europe to the Middle East.
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This statue is thought to depict Caesar Augustus, the first emperor of the Roman Empire.
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