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9988 presents... The Optimia Magna

The Optimia. Ancient city founded by ancient romans, located in the southern Turkey. Let´s look, what will happen, when the cards of destiny become shuffled another way, that we know it. How the empire denounced to destruction will arise and become greater than anytime before. The Optimia. Our Story starts in one city, with more than million inhabitants, in the greatest city of the Roman empire, after Rome, and central place of future events. It has hundreds of magnificent temples, roads covered by gold... The Optimia Magna. The Alternative to Roman History is there.

First Chapter: The Glory of Optimia

(230 - 305)

Ave caesar! Morituri te salutamus

ROMAN EMPIRE AT 230 a.d.

Geography:

Name: The Imperium Romanum Magna

Short name: Roman empire

Location: Europe, Arabia, North Africa

Area: 8.760.000 square kilometers

Climate: Varies, on south mostly dry and hot

Terrain: Surrounds Mediterranean sea, mountain of alps is on the west part, and at south of north african provinces is desert Sahara

Highest point: Elbrus - 5-621 m above sea level

Lowest point: Dead sea coast - 422 m below sea level

Natural resources:font-size: medium;"> Gold, iron, coal

Land use:

]Natural land: 68%

Permanent crops: 19%

Civic areas: 3%

Population:

Population: 114.000.000 inhabitants

Age structure:

0-14 years - 37 %

15-64 years - 58%

65 years and over - 5%

Median age: 26 years

Urban population:4.8 %

Gender percentage:

Males-42.7%

Females-57.3%

Birth rate:34.7 births/1.000 population

Mortality rate: >27.9 deaths/1.000 population

Life expectancy:

Males: 58 years

Females:62 years

Fertility rate: 3.4 children on woman

Ethnic groups:

Romans: 53%

Arabians: 24%

Gauls:7%

Africans: 6%

Persians:6%

Others:4%

Religions:

Christianity: 65%

Iupiterian cults: 12%

Animism: 11%

Atheism: 8%

Other: 4%

Languages:

Latin(official): 73%

Arabic: 21%

Other: 6%

Literacy:

Male: 78%

Female: 21%

Government:

Government type: Imperial parliamentary monarchy

Capital: The Rome(1.230.000 inhabitants)

Other large cities: Optimia(1.078.000 inhabitants), Alexandria(743.000 inhabitants)

Administrative division: 9 provinces (Latium, Sicilia, Alps, Gallia, Germania inferior, Anatolia, Greece, Arabia, Africa)

Chief of state: Emperor Philip Arab

Legislative branchImperial senate - Senatus Populus Que Romanus(SPQR)

National animal: Eagle

Economy:

GDP(per inhabitant): 24.000 $ (780 sestercii)

GDP sectors:

Agriculture: 86%

Industry: 9%

Services: 5%

Unemployment rate:11%

Population below poverty line: 29%

Agricultural products: grains, wheat, potatoes, sugar beets, hops, fruit; pigs, cattle, poultry, forest products...

Industry: Metal and metal products, mining, shipmaking, textiles, furniture...

Transportation:

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Seaports: 1798

With more than 1000 ship capacity: 12

With 400-1000 ship capacity: 187

With 100-400 ship capacity: 642

With 30-100 ship capacity: 880

With less than 30 ship capacity: 77]

Water pipelines:67.000 km total

Roadways:

Huge: 37.000 km

Classic: 240.000 km

Unpaved: 650.000 km

Military:

Number of soldiers: 4.500.000 in 450 legions

Number of possible soldiers: 9.420.000

Number of men available for military services: 34.000.000

Expenditures: 16% of GDP

Hierarchy:

Imperial general

General

Legate

Tribunus

Centurion

Corporal

Legionary

Auxilliary

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The Central city of Optimia

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The Optimia with grand aqueduct

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And it will be greater, it will be grand city journal featuring alternate history of The Roman Empire.

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Schulmanator: Thanks, me too. (First comment!)

Pipcard: Yes, to year 230, to be exact

Theooguvna: And hours of plopping too!

Skully250: Temples are from psycholu, wait for entry 30 to know all.

bygeorgeithink: I will keep posting, I want to make really big CJ!

packersfan: Yes, thanks to gigabytes of custom content.

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