Mores Mores
Viae
The Roads of Roam
Romans on the road Construction | Road Map | Pictures
As early as the 4th century BC, a good road system was recognized as vital for military deployment, communication and increasing commerce. By having an option to traveling around the peninsula or along the coast line of Italy, travellers and merchants could avoid some threat of storms, pirates and navigational problems.

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