An overview of the first few centuries of the Roman Republic in socio-political terms. The establishment of the Republic by the Patrician class and the political enfranchisement of the plebeian class through the conflict of the orders leading to the election of Tribunes of the Plebs and the Lex Hortensia.
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Roman History in a Nutshell: The Kingdom 753 BCE – 509 BCE
A look at the semi-legendary Kings of Rome, who they were and the legacy they left behind.