Lusus Troiae/Related Articles
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- Ancient Rome : The most powerful empire of the ancient world.
- Aeneid : An epic poem written by Virgil, which depicts the hero Aeneas fleeing from Troy, journeying to Carthage, Sicily, and finally to Italy where after battling, he becomes the precursor of the city of Rome; a monumental work of major significance in Western literature.
- Virgil : (70-19 BC) Roman poet; wrote the Aeneid, one of the masterpieces of world literature.
- Augustus Caesar : Founder of the Roman Empire; first emperor.
- Circus : Historically, the arena associated with the horse and chariot races and athletic contests known in ancient Rome as the Circensian games.