The Roman Empire Author:Isaac Asimov Sequal to Asimov's The Roman Republic, the author takes his readers through the years when Rome established her empire, bringing peace to a hundred million people. — In the course of this 500 year period, we meet a brilliant roster of personalities: capable Augustus and his line, Trajan, Marcus Aurelius, Diocletian, Constantine, Theodoric. The ... more »characters of these men and the events they fashioned are lucidly presented as are the underlying issues of their time.
Here we see Rome developing two of its great heritages-a system of laws that affects our lives to this day as well as the stamp it gave a great Eastern Religion.
The Roman Empire is one of the most fascinating ages of history and Isaac Asimov recreated it with all its original gusto« less