The Roman Empire Fell-Its Concrete Endures

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Title: The Roman Empire Fell-Its Concrete Endures

Author(s): Kenneth C. Hover

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 26

Issue: 11

Appears on pages(s): 55-60

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Date: 11/1/2004

Abstract:
"All roads lead to Rome" was a statement of near fact two millennia ago, at the height of the Roman Empire, when commerce, administration, military might, and civil engineering united the Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and European worlds.