The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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History 13

A weekly podcast tracing the history of the Roman Empire, beginning with Aeneas's arrival in Italy and ending with the exile of Romulus Augustulus, last Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Now complete!


014b- A Phalanx With Joints

February 25th, 2010

Episode 16 of 191 episodes

The Roman army abandoned the Greek phalanx in favor of a new system based on a three line deployment organized by age and experience.