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Maria Speth Bessenyei

Maria Speth Bessenyei
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DIY New Bench Using Old Headboards

DIY New Bench Using Old Headboards

Getting your backyard ready for summer doesn’t have to be hard or expensive. In fact, there are many things that you can do that will cost very little and will make a massive improvement in your outdoor living spaces. From planting a small flower garden to sprucing up your outdoor...

Getting your backyard ready for summer doesn’t have to be hard or expensive. In fact, there are many things that you can do that will cost very little and will make a massive improvement in your outdoor living spaces. From planting a small flower garden to sprucing up your outdoor...

Diners were entertained by musicians and dancers.

Diners were entertained by musicians and dancers.

Cucina romana.

Cucina romana.

Roman merchant ship entering port

Roman merchant ship entering port

Roman testudo (tortoise) formation.  In Ancient Roman warfare, the testudo or tortoise formation was a formation used commonly by the Roman Legions during battles, particularly sieges. Testudo is the Latin word for "tortoise". The Greek term for this formation is "chelone" and during the Byzantine era, it seems to have evolved to what military manuals of the era call the "foulkon".

Roman testudo (tortoise) formation. In Ancient Roman warfare, the testudo or tortoise formation was a formation used commonly by the Roman Legions during battles, particularly sieges. Testudo is the Latin word for "tortoise". The Greek term for this formation is "chelone" and during the Byzantine era, it seems to have evolved to what military manuals of the era call the "foulkon".

Roman camp. T2: After the day's march, they would build this to camp for the night and tear it down the next morning before thay moved on...they did this EVERY DAY while on the move. (Today it takes 6 months to pave a mile long section of road in this town using heavy machinery!)

Roman camp. T2: After the day's march, they would build this to camp for the night and tear it down the next morning before thay moved on...they did this EVERY DAY while on the move. (Today it takes 6 months to pave a mile long section of road in this town using heavy machinery!)

Tarragona’s Ancient Roman Aqueduct, Spain

Tarragona’s Ancient Roman Aqueduct, Spain

construction of an arch

construction of an arch

Reconstruction of a Roman watchtower. Limes Museum, Aalen (Germany). Photo Marco Prins.

Reconstruction of a Roman watchtower. Limes Museum, Aalen (Germany). Photo Marco Prins.