Aquae Urbis Romae: The Waters of the City of Rome


Subject:
Social Science , History By Place , Italy and Rome , Urban Planning

Description:
This is "an interactive cartographic history of the relationships between hydrological and hydraulic systems and their impact on the urban development of Rome, Italy." It examines the intersections between natural elements (such as the Tiber River) and constructed elements (such as aqueducts). Features a timeline, a build-your-own-map feature, 3-D models for viewing the topography of Rome, and primary texts and other documents. From the Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, University of Virginia.

Creator:
Rinne, Katherine Wentworth

Publisher:
Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, University of Virginia

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.iath.virginia.edu/rome/


PID= res:lii-23648