Thermes of Caracalla

It may be thought that Alfred Grenier in his book on „Hygene in antique Rome” wrote all that was necessary! Well not quite for he missed out a lot! And here is what he omitted God knows why!

After much hard work on the edict „Constitutio Antoniana” which in the year 964 A.U.C granted roman citizenship to nearly all free nationals caesar Caracalla (Marc Aurelius Antonine) desired to take a rest by playing bridge with three senators and helpmates: