ancient rome podcasts

Episode 1: Founding to Romulus

A new podcast series, separate from our normal series, wherein we intend to trace the whole history of ancient Rome,...

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"Live by the Sword" by Andrew Knighton

Wily Writers Presents: "Live by the Sword" by Andrew Knighton, about gladiators forced to fight and to find an...

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Daniel Kaufman & Massimo Pigliucci

Stoic Week is almost here—get that catering order in! … Wrestling philosophy out of the ivory tower and onto...

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Saved by sailors: how Pompeii's survivors were rowed to safety by the Roman navy

How those who survived the Pompeii disaster were rowed to safety by the Roman empire.

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EXTRA: The best way to travel

Simon and Martina have done a lot of travel around the world. Through their time planning holidays, they've come up...

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Simon and Martina's top travel tip

Simon and Martina's number 1 travel tip! This week Simon and Martina are in Rome! They've noticed people are...

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What it's like to holiday in Rome

Simon and Martina are back from Rome and tell you what it's like to holiday there. Simon says it's the most beautiful...

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This Week in History: The Sack of Rome

In 455 AD Vandals approached the gates of Rome and sacked the city in revenge for a marriage contract gone wrong.

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Ep.46 – Ancient Government and its Legacies

Jeremi sits down with Alessia Morigi in Rome, Italy, to discuss the origins of democracy and its influences into...

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The yank & The Limey S2 #4

We talk about tattoos, Shakespearean insults, and convert Sean Hennessy, a fellow Californian onto white wine...

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2.1 The Youthful Exploits of One Gaius Julius Caesar

In this episode, I will be re-introducing you to Julius Caesar, arguably one of the greatest Roman generals and...

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2.2 The Gallic Wars

Julius Caesar becomes un-fuck-wittable.

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Vestal Virgins

Episode 18 I this mini episode Charlotte Appleyard discusses the lives of Vestal Virgin's, priestesses who enjoyed a...

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The 7 Hills of Ancient Rome

Join me on an Epic day in Rome, as Will and I explore the 7 Hills of Ancient Rome...and have a unique experience we...

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