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Engineering a Roman Aqueduct

Lecture no. 13 from the course: Understanding Greek and Roman Technology

Engineering a Roman Aqueduct

Taught by Professor Stephen Ressler | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Design an aqueduct for a hypothetical Roman town. First identify a water source. Then consider its elevation and distance to the town, the possible terrain profiles for a channel, and the appropriate type of aqueduct. Conclude by examining the complex system that supplied plentiful water to Rome.

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