Relive the fall of one of history’s greatest civilizations.
Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire chronicles the story of one of history’s greatest empires from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall. Told from the point of view of the Roman people under violent attack, HISTORY™ takes viewers inside the fiery battles of a civilization crumbling in the face of brutal invasions. From the first Roman-Barbarian War through the great empire’s collapse, HISTORY™ follows each harrowing moment of the famed empire’s slow decline and the human cost.
Rome was not only a city of battles, but also one of incredible engineering feats. We take a close look at what set Rome apart from the rest of the ancient world, uncovering the hidden treasures and secrets of the city.
Release Date: 17 May 2010
Certificate: E - Exempt from Certification