The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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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!


112- Captured Alive

October 18th, 2010

Episode 122 of 191 episodes

Valerian and his son Gallienus did their best to hold the Empire together through the 250s AD, but after Valerian was captured by the Sassanids things quickly spiraled out of control.

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