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Why Did Ancient Romans Build So Many Straight Roads?


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 371 days ago - ancientpages.com
Not everyone may have noticed, but when we look closer we discover that a majority of ancient Roman roads are straight. Some of these roads do have bends or corners, but most roads in Europe constructed by ancient Romans are straight and there is a...



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Kathleen M (211)
Wednesday August 9, 2017, 4:51 pm
S&N. Didn't know Roman roads were so restricted! Thx for sharing Marty.
 

Philippa Powers (10)
Wednesday August 9, 2017, 6:51 pm
Noted. Thanks, Marty. Interesting.
 
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