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The History of Rome

A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire.

Episodes:

Type Released Title Description
07/27/2017 The Storm Before The Storm: Chapter 1- The Beasts of Italy Audio excerpt from The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of t...
09/16/2013 Revolutions Launch Available at revolutionspodcast.com, iTunes, or anywhere else fin...
05/30/2013 Update- One Year Later Next show coming soon!
05/06/2012 179- The End The history of The History of Rome...Why the Western Empire Fell ...
04/30/2012 178- Not With A Bang But A Whimper In the last few years of the Western Empire a series of Emperors ...
04/22/2012 177- The Burning Ships In 468 the two halves of the Empire combined forces to dislodge t...
04/16/2012 176- The Quote Unquote Emperor From 461-465 the Western Empire was ruled by Ricimer through a pu...
04/09/2012 175- Trying to Take It All Back From 457-461, Majorian marched around trying to reassert Imperial...
04/02/2012 174- The Sack of Rome Part II Following the death of Valentinian III there was an Imperial powe...
03/25/2012 173- The Broken Bow In the early 450s a string of deaths changed the political dynami...
03/19/2012 172- Showdown In 451 Atilla the Hun invaded the West. He was repelled by a coal...
03/11/2012 171- The Gathering Storm After placating Atilla with yet another indemnity, Theodosius II ...
02/19/2012 170- Atilla Cometh In the 440s, the Huns began to direclty attack the Roman Empire.&...
02/12/2012 169- Huns and Vandals and Goths, Oh My In the 430s the Romans dealt with increasingly agressive and conf...
02/05/2012 168- The Rise of Aetius In the late 420s AD, the Roman General Flavius Aetius connived an...
01/29/2012 167- Exploiting the Opportunity The Emperor Honorius died in 423, leading to a brief civil war be...
01/22/2012 166- As Long As She's Nice To Look At Constantius III continued to lead the Western Empire as its defac...
01/15/2012 165- Reviving the Roman Name Between 412 and 415 relations between the Romans and Goths shifte...
01/09/2012 164- The Sack of Rome After failing to secure a deal with Honorius, Alaric sacked Rome ...
12/18/2011 163- Theodosius's Walls Following the death of Eudoxia, the Praetorian Prefect Anthemius ...
12/12/2011 162- Opening the Floodgates On New Year's Eve 406 a horde of barbarians crossed the lower Rhi...
12/05/2011 161- The Swamps of Ravenna Alaric and his Goths invaded Italy in 402. After they were pushed...
11/28/2011 160- East vs. West In the late 390s, the generals and ministers who dominated Arcadi...
11/21/2011 159- The Divine Winds After winning the Battle of the Frigidus River, Theodosius stood ...
11/14/2011 158- An Imperial Suicide In 392 Valentinian II was found hanged in his bedchamber, paving ...
10/31/2011 157- Only the Penitent Man Shall Pass After defeating the usurper Maximus in 388 AD, Theodosius found h...
10/24/2011 156- Jockeying for Position From 383-387 the tense quasi-partnership of Maximus, Valentinian ...
10/16/2011 155- The New Bishop of Milan In 383 the General Magnus Maximus rose up in revolt against Grati...
10/10/2011 154- The Gothic War Following Adrianople, Theodosius was brought in to salvage the si...
10/02/2011 153- Adrianople Operating with faulty intelligence and desperate to defeat the Go...


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