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The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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History 13
Society & Culture 48

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!

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076- Mock Triumphs

March 1st, 2010

Episode 86 of 191 episodes

Domitian attempted to emulate Augustus, but his heavy-handed treatment of the Senate earned him many enemies. Meanwhile, his focus on frontier defense brought charges of cowardice and his treaty with the Dacians was seen as a humiliation.

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