The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

Chart Positions

Society & Culture 50
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!


104- Here Comes the Sun

August 9th, 2010

Episode 114 of 191 episodes

Elagabalus became Emperor in 218 AD at the tender age of 14. His short reign was defined by a scandalous private life and an obsession with the eastern sun god El-Gabal.