This supplement explores solar heating in Ancient Rome and includes a worksheet with questions concerning the pragmatic politics that drove ancient Romans to rely, in part, on solar power and mechanical questions regarding applications (examined in the supplement) of solar heating in Roman homes and buildings.
Julius Caesar Supplement and Lesson: SOLAR HEATING IN ANCIENT ROME – EMPIRE IN THE SUN
NEXUS Julius Caesar Supplements are designed for students to use online.
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