War was another thing that happened quite often to fight for their territories because other countries thought that they could overtake there country so soldiers would have a high demand for food would rise so the peasant farmers would have to farm faster to meet the demands to feed the soldiers while they are off fighting.
“Folk whispered even the king feared LeMerle, unstoppable as a storm rolling across the sea. His name swept before him on the north wind--always whispered. LeMerle, dark-hearted Death come for us all with a smile on his fractured face . . . I knew him for a devil. No man would so love terror.” Excerpt From: Robison, Traci. “The Taking (Tales of Malstria, Book 1).” iBooks. This material may be protected by copyright. Check out this book on the iBooks Store: https://itun.es/us/Ce9R6.l
Ranuccio Bianchi Bandinelli dedicò un celebre saggio allo sconosciuto scultore della Colonna Traiana, evidenziandone la profonda innovazione ed energia compositiva, le radici culturali - ovvero un Ellenismo provinciale contaminato dall' arte plebea e non toccato invece dalla parentesi classicista dell' età Augustea - e vi identifica la reale e genuina essenza dell'arte romana