the location of Greece is the crossroad of Europe,Asia,and Africa.Mainland Greece is a mountainous land almost completely surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea. Greece has more than 1400 islands
Etruscan influence of sports on the Romans
The myth was the kings daughter was sent to a temple left for dead instead she made it through the temple and fell in love and had kids the king found out about this and sent guards to kill the kids and they failed at there jobs. Then when the kids grew up one killed the other to create Rome.
Greek influence of architecture on the Roman civilization
They used cobble, cement,and bricks to build.Two groups who greatly influenced Roman culture were the Etruscans and the Greeks.
Greek influence of writing, art, and religion on the Romans
The Etruscan were a formative influence on Rome and this can be seen in its religion, culture, urban planning and engineering and they also helped to establish it as a great city
The Romans were tremendous builders, engineers, and architects in their own right, but in the course of conquering the western world, they were heavily influenced aesthetically by the Greeks.
In the absence of a sacred text, it was sculptural and graphic representation of the divine that made sanctuaries and temples in Greece and Rome theologically active places. ... Greek and Roman gods were everywhere—on coins, gems, drinking vessels, domestic wall paintings.