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The History of Rome

Mike Duncan

Education, Society & Culture, History

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History 13
Society & Culture 48

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!

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164- The Sack of Rome

January 9th, 2012

Episode 174 of 191 episodes

After failing to secure a deal with Honorius, Alaric sacked Rome in August of 410. It was the first time the Eternal City had been sacked in 800 years.

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