The Legend Of Dante 's Aeneid

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According to the legend, Rome was founded by two brothers, and also known as demi-gods, Romulus and Remus. The legend claims that, they had a disagreement over who would rule the city and where the city would be located. Romulus killed Remus and named the city after himself. This story of the founding of Rome is the most known but it is not the only one. Other legends claimed that the city was named after a woman, Roma, who traveled with Aeneas and the other fighters from Troy after that city had fallen. Upon arrival on the banks of the Tiber River, Roma and the other women opposed when the men wanted to move on. She ended up leading the women in the burning of the Trojan ships and so efficiently deserted the Trojan survivors at the site that would eventually become Rome. Aeneas of Troy is featured in this legend and also in Virgil 's Aeneid, as a founder of Rome and the ancestor of Romulus and Remus, this then linking Rome with the greatness and power which was once Troy. The Roman empire was a very complex civilization that had managed to spread to various places of the ancient world. Noticeably, The entity had an underlying impact on religion since during this era Christianity rose to prominence all around the world. The civilization contributed significantly to the development of literature with notable figures, such as Cicero writing creative works of literature. During this period the date system was developed by the Romans, which had a key effect for Rome and the

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