Sunday, 12 January 2014

The Heirs to Romulus - First King of Rome

Romulus left no children, so his place as King of Rome was taken by Numa Pompilius, a famous Sabine philosopher. Numa said that he was ordered by the goddess Egeria (see page 178) to make peace with neighbouring cities.

from "1000 Facts about Ancient Rome" by Rupert Matthews

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