The civilization of rome develeped on the Italian peninsala, a long, boot shaped piece of land in Europe, surronded by three bodys of water. On the peninsila there are two mountin ranges, the lofty Alps and the Apennines mountins.
Influence of Etruscan Sports
The king was afraid the boys would grow up to take his throne, so he ordered his men to drown them in the Tiber River. However, before the twins drowned, a wolf rescued them.