In the article “Building a Roman City” by David Macaulay, the author describes the design and building process of Verbonia, a Roman city. Building Verbonia required both intelligence and physical strength. Intelligence and physical strength contributed to the building of Verbonia equally because of the elaborate ways the workers built the city and the equally complex way the city was designed.
In the article “Building a Roman City”, the author, David Macaulay, tells the reader how physical strength was used to build the Roman city Verbonia. One example of how physical strength was used to build the city is how the unskilled workers separated and lifted rocks to the city and cut the stone with a saw. This is told to the reader when the author