Battle of Lake Regillus


Battle of Lake Regillus, in 496 BCE, establishing the Roman Republic following the fall of the Roman monarchy


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The image depicts the Battle of Lake Regillus in 496 BCE. Where Rome defended an attack from the Etruscan League and their attempt to reinstall Tarquin the Proud as king. Consequent to Rome's victory the city became a republic, governed by the senate. Read more about the Roman Republic

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