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(p. 1) 1. Introduction: Rome—a historical sketch 

(p. 1) 1. Introduction: Rome—a historical sketch
(p. 1) 1. Introduction: Rome—a historical sketch

Paul du Plessis

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date: 19 April 2021

Course-focused and comprehensive, the Textbook on series provide an accessible overview of the key areas on the law curriculum. This chapter provides a historical sketch of Rome. The history of Rome is traditionally divided into three main periods based on the dominant constitutional structure in Roman society during these three periods. These are the Monarchy (eighth century bc–510 bc), Republic (509–27 bc), and Empire (27 bcad 565).

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