The magnificent and definitive history of the Eternal
City, narrated by a master historian.
Why does Rome continue to exert a hold on our imagination? How
did the "Caput mundi" come to play such a critical role in the
development of Western civilization?
Ferdinand Addis addresses these questions by tracing the history of
the "Eternal City" told through the dramatic key moments in its
history: from the mythic founding of Rome in 753 BC, via such... more...