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    Posted: 17-May-2009 at 11:52
Does anybody have any good information what Campus Marti us was used for and the main buildings in the area during the Augustan (Octavian) age?
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It was called "The Field of Mars" because it was used originally for military assemblies and military training. As urban pressure grew, the field was incorporated in the built-up area, but I would need to run more research on what was actually there at various stages in the history of the city of Rome.
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