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Lesson overview:How did the Roman Empire become so powerful?

  • How Rome began
  • How Rome became a Republic
  • The Punic Wars
  • Julius Caesar and dictatorship
  • How Rome began
  • How Rome became a Republic
  • The Punic Wars
  • Julius Caesar and dictatorship

In this lesson, we will learn about how the Roman Empire became so powerful. We will begin by looking at what an empire is and then look at how the Roman Empire first began. Finally, we will learn about how it became the most powerful empire in the western world.