Colosseum Building Blocks

  • Posted 01.22.15
  • NOVA

The most distinctive symbol of ancient Rome is the Colosseum, a massive undertaking completed in just several years due to a clever innovation: repeating Roman arches.

Running Time: 02:04



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© WGBH Educational Foundation 2015


(main image: Colosseum's arches)
© WGBH Educational Foundation 2015

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