This Horse Was the Gold Standard for Roman Chariot Racers
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This Horse Was the Gold Standard for Roman Chariot Racers

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Horsepower– some of the best chariot horses were not native to Italy. They were across the Mediterranean Sea in Rome’s African territories. Evidence shows this was a rich breeding ground for race horses. CAROLYN WILLEKES: We know that, given the importance of the circus, the Roman circus, throughout the Roman Empire, thousands […]

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