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Constantine I. R. 306-337. Constantine was the 1st Christian emperor. Constantine decided to establish a new Eastern capital representing the integration of the east into the Roman Empire as a whole. He settled on the Greek city of Byzantium, located in strategic spot. The residents spontaneously decided to rename the city Constantinople. Relics of the True Cross & the Rod of Moses protected the city. The Church of the Holy Apostles was built over a temple to Aphrodite. It was the “New…

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Istanbul: Chora Church | The Church of Holy Savior in Chora, while modest in size, is one of the most beautiful Byzantine churches. The original church on this site was built in the early 5th century and stood outside of the 4th century walls of Constantine the Great--hence Chora which refers to its location in the fields. When Theodosius II built his formidable land walls in 413–414, the church became incorporated within the city's defenses, but retained the name...

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Aerial view of The Temple Complex at Karnak, Ancient Egypt

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This is the head of Constantine the Great. He converted empire to Christianity. Establishes freedom of religion.

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A Slabbed Ancient Copper or Bronze Roman Empire COIN, CONSTANTINE THE GREAT ERA, #1708 Ancient Coins

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The smiles and friendship is a key part of any central images. the styling is very 90's and I want that as a key theme

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Constantine the Great: The Man and His Times Grant, Michael Hardcover

Constantine the Great: The Man and His Times Grant, Michael Hardcover in Books, Nonfiction | eBay