Body Count of the Roman Empire

"Ubi solitudinem faciunt, pacem appellant"

"Where they make a desert, they call it peace." (Galgacus, Caledonian chief, from Tacitus: Agricola, 30)

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Rome was the prototypical fascist state, but how many people did it kill? Here's a piece by piece enumeration of Roman History.

[FAQ: "How reliable are these numbers?"]

The East Roman (Byzantine) Empire

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Last updated April 2002

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