The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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History 16
Society & Culture 54

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!


084- Longing For Death

March 1st, 2010

Episode 94 of 191 episodes

After returning to Italy in 134 Hadrian spent a final few miserable years trying to plan the long term future of the Imperial dynasty before dying in 138.

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