Appian Way


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an ancient Roman road in Italy extending south from Rome to Brindisi

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Travelers passing along Rome's Appian Way between Capua and Rome in the spring of 71 B.
the mass executions along the Appian Way were only the latest in a series of horrors that Rome had endured during nearly two decades of civil war and despotic government.