Clip description Keywords
Modern Roman legionaries (pt 1/2)
Modern Roman legionaries (pt 1/2)

Duration: 04:07

Volunteers undergo Roman military training as described by Vegetius.

 
Modern Roman legionaries (pt 2/2)
Modern Roman legionaries (pt 2/2)

Duration: 03:51

Volunteers follow the training of Roman soldiers, as set out by Vegetius in the fourth century A.D.

 
Roman roads
Roman roads

Duration: 04:47

Rome's extensive network of roads facilitated rapid movement of its troops about the empire.

 
Rome's water supply
Rome's water supply

Duration: 03:18

An introduction to ancient Rome’s water supply,aqueducts were among Rome's greatest feats of engineering.

 

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.