For those who love all things Italian... 

    ROMAN DISCOVERIES, DEVELOPMENTS AND INVENTIONS

   

   No other civilization in the history of mankind has invented so many things with so much impact in today's world.

    It is not exagerated to state that the Etruscans and the Romans built western civilization. From roads to bridges, to water heating and soap, from modern law

    to the newspaper. No other civilzation in the history of mankind has invented so many useful things...

 

     MOST IMPORTANT Roman AND ETRUSCAN Inventions and/OR TECHNOLOGIES: