Italia (Roman province)

Italy under ancient Roman rule

Italia, under the Roman Republic and later Empire, was the name of the Italian peninsula.

A portion of the Tabula Peutingeriana, a Roman map of the 4th century, depicting the southern part of Italia.

Italia was the home of the capital of the Roman Empire - Rome itself.

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A poem by Rutilius Claudius Namatianus, at The Latin Library, describing the decadence of Italia and Rome around 410.