Map of The Roman Empire During New Testament Times. The map shows the Roman Empire during its greatest extent during the time of the Emperor Trajan in 116 AD. He pushed to the Persian Gulf and even Susa wishing to exceed Alexander's empire.
Beginning in the eighth century B., Ancient Rome grew from a small town on central Italy's Tiber River into an empire that at its peak encompassed most of continental Europe, Britain, much of western Asia, northern Africa and the Mediterranean islands.
World Map Century Description: The Tabula Peutingeriana This Roman map of the acient world shows the road network in the Roman Empire in the century and covers Europe, parts of Asia (India) and North-Africa.