Table of Contents

Italy in prehistory.
Archaic Italy c. 800-500 B.C..
The ancient sources for early Roman history.
Rome during the Regal period.
Archaic Roman religion.
The beginning of the Roman republic.
Rome of the twelve tables.
Evolution and growth of the Roman State, 444-367 B.C..
Rome's rise to dominance, 366-300 B.C..
Rome's conquest and unification of Italy, 299-264 B.C. Traces the history of early Rome, covering such topics as religion, language, and culture.