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2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 saved the Capitol the assailing Gauls were hurled over the tarpian [sic] rock. Golly! Why did’nt they drive them down the streets?

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Having now passed through the Campidoglio or “field of pain” from having been used in the middle ages as a the place for executing criminals, we pass down the hill, to the right, past the capitol and find immediately before us the grand old ruins of the Forum

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 At our left the black massive stone basement of the capitol, running down the slope of the hill, is a part of the ancient “Tabularium ^ built^ by the consul Catulus B.C. 78 for storing the state archives, and afterwards long used as a salt ware-house.

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Below our feet, beside this “Sacra Via”, under the eaves of the capital (not shown in the above photo) is one of the most modern of the relics, the “Colonnade of the twelve gods” erected in AD 367 by the champions of

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