Romans as Nation Builders Rome commanded one of the largest empires in history. NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with Weekend Edition classics commentator Elaine Fantham about how the ancient superpower maintained its very diverse holdings.
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Rome commanded one of the largest empires in history. NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with Weekend Edition classics commentator Elaine Fantham about how the ancient superpower maintained its very diverse holdings.