The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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History 13
Society & Culture 50

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!


155- The New Bishop of Milan

October 16th, 2011

Episode 165 of 191 episodes

In 383 the General Magnus Maximus rose up in revolt against Gratian. The power sharing agreement that followed Maximus's victory would be negotiated in part by St. Ambrose, the influencial new Bishop of Milan.