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Episodes

Episode 40 – Livy and Virgil

6/6/2018
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— Instead, people die the day nobody ever talks about them, or even thinks about them.

Duration:01:30:26

Episode 39 – State of the Union – 320 BC

5/8/2018
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— From this point of view, I can hardly wait until we get to the Emperors!

Duration:00:43:24

Episode 38 – The First Gladiators

4/30/2018
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— The Romans are a people who do NOT know how to remain quiet after a defeat.

Duration:00:44:03

Episode 37 – The Caudine Forks

4/26/2018
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— Aeliana's body was placed on the left side of her husband Lucius' body.

Duration:00:39:23

Episode 36 – Death by the Volcano

4/18/2018
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— For thinking that the enemy sent his Triarii too early, the Latins ended up sending their own ones too early, and that cost them the battle.

Duration:00:40:06

Episode 35 – Alexander of Epirus

4/4/2018
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— Alcetas, Arymbas, Aeacides, and Pyrrhus. Great-grandfather, grandfather, father, and son.

Duration:00:45:02

Episode 34 – From Crete to Campania

3/29/2018
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— Our great-grandfather killed for his country. He was defending Rome.

Duration:00:25:29

Episode 33 – Latins and Romans

3/25/2018
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— The Gauls never stopped being a nightmare, deep in the subconscious of the Roman psyche.

Duration:01:12:51

Episode 32 – Marcus Valerius Corvus

3/5/2018
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— Apparently, the gods of the Romans didn't feel like going to bed, on that day.

Duration:00:30:46

Episode 31 – The Grass Crown

2/26/2018
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— Dessert – Sliced Campanian honeydew watermelon, served with sweet cabbages from the Suessula region, and accompanied by assorted goat cheese from the Apennines.

Duration:00:37:30

Episode 30 – The Samnite Mountains

2/22/2018
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— While Rome did everything using their own fists and nails, Carthage outsourced the work to others, as to not to get their fists and nails dirty.

Duration:01:19:35

Episode 29 – The First Plebeian Consul

2/18/2018
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— When Lucius Sextus Lateranus walked up those stairs, he was conscious that all Rome was staring at him.

Duration:00:29:03

Episode 28 – The Tarpeian Rock

2/17/2018
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— No one wanted a king — not even Plebes, full of debts.

Duration:00:23:52

Episode 27 – Iron and Gold

2/14/2018
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— When they finished with that, the Gauls walked out the same door they had come in, some seven months earlier.

Duration:00:28:55

Episode 26 – State of the Union – 390 BC

2/4/2018
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— Not for nothing there’s a saying that goes something like “your best friend is sometimes the enemy of your enemy.”

Duration:00:50:51

Episode 25 – Here come the Gauls

1/22/2018
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— And the worst of all, not a single one of Rome’s eight gates was manned, locked, or otherwise taken care of.

Duration:01:41:58

Episode 24 – Marcus Furius Camillus

1/16/2018
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— “Don’t do anything halfway through, son.”

Duration:00:31:37

Episode 23 – Don’t Cry for me, Veii

1/9/2018
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— And at the end of that day, no one cried for Veii. Not Lucius, and certainly not the slaves.

Duration:00:34:43

Episode 22 – Decades of Death and Plagues

1/8/2018
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— And believe me, every citizen of Rome had a personal explanation of why the gods abandoned Rome.

Duration:00:24:47

Episode 21 – Saturnalia and Christmas

12/24/2017
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— Some were drunk. Some were on their way to getting drunk. And some were not nearly drunk enough.

Duration:00:18:46