Jun 29, 2004
Among other things, the development of Roman Roads was one of the key factors for the growth and domination of the Roman Empire.
The engineers of ancient Rome built an unparalleled network of roads in the ancient world. Nearly 47,000 square miles (76,000 sq. km) of roads spanned the Roman Empire, spreading its legions, culture and immense influence throughout the known world. The old saying ?all roads lead to Rome?, simply couldn?t have been truer…