Paradigm and Paragon—Imperial Roman Baths
Lecture no. 15 from the course: Understanding Greek and Roman Technology
Taught by Professor Stephen Ressler | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Complete your exploration of classical-era infrastructure by exploring one of the ancient world’s finest examples of an engineered system: the imperial Roman baths. Focus on the magnificent Baths of Caracalla, finished in A.D. 235, by spotlighting the major steps in its five-year construction.