The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

Chart Positions

Society & Culture 54
History 16

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!


103- The Equestrian

August 2nd, 2010

Episode 113 of 191 episodes

Carcalla was killed by his Praetorian Prefect Macrinus in 217 AD. Macrinus then spent a troubled year as Emperor before the House of Severus came back to challenge his rule.

Featured Podcast