The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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Society & Culture 57
History 19

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!


105- The Last Princeps

August 16th, 2010

Episode 115 of 191 episodes

Alexander was only 13 when he ascended to the throne in 222. With the help of his mother and a few key advisers, he managed to avoid being the kind of disaster that previous teenage Emperors had been.

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