The City of Seven Hills
The Circvs Maximvs
Assembled here from Spain, Thrace, Judea and the far corners of the Mediterranean are the champions of the ancient world, come to pay homage to the Emperor Marcus Traianus, and to vie for his gold.
If a Maker be, have it solder the holes in my eyes that leak, have it forge a heart stronger than what I have, have it program me to interact better with this world, and have it write instructions to leave in my pocket so that I understand what those it made like me mean to me and this world.
(Kadesh 1294 B.C. Ramses II of Egypt (1299-1224 BC) made several attempts to conquer Syria. In one of these he was surprised near the city of Kadesh by an army of about 20,000 Hittites under King Metella (1306-1282 BC). The Egyptian army, also of about 20,000 men, was strung out considerably…read more