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Exotic Goods and Foreign Luxuries: The Ancient Roman Marketplace


The word forum is a Latin term denoting a
‘public open space’. In ancient Rome, forums would normally be found in the
center of cities, and were often surrounded by a number of other buildings,
such as temples, basilicas, and shops. Thus, the forum was considered as the
center of religious, civic and economic life in Roman cities. The primary function
of the forum, however, was to serve as a marketplace for the people of the
cities. One particular marketplace, the Trajan’s Market, is considered to be
the world’s oldest shopping mall.

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