The History of Rome

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A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire. Now complete! Visit us at http://thehistoryofrome.typepad.com

142- You've Earned It July 4, 2011
After two years of sporadic war, Constantius II defeated the usurper Magnentius in 353. Following his victory the Emperor let his advisors talk him into executing first Gallus in 354 and then Claudius Silvanus in 355.
142- You've Earned It July 4, 2011
After two years of sporadic war, Constantius II defeated the usurper Magnentius in 353. Following his victory the Emperor let his advisors talk him into executing first Gallus in 354 and then Claudius Silvanus in 355.
142- You've Earned It July 4, 2011
After two years of sporadic war, Constantius II defeated the usurper Magnentius in 353. Following his victory the Emperor let his advisors talk him into executing first Gallus in 354 and then Claudius Silvanus in 355.
141- Blood and Water June 27, 2011
Constantius and Constans shared the Empire for a decade until Constans was overthrown by a rebel general named Magnetius in 350 AD.
141- Blood and Water June 27, 2011
Constantius and Constans shared the Empire for a decade until Constans was overthrown by a rebel general named Magnetius in 350 AD.
141- Blood and Water June 27, 2011
Constantius and Constans shared the Empire for a decade until Constans was overthrown by a rebel general named Magnetius in 350 AD.
140- My Three Sons June 20, 2011
The three sons of Constantine took control of the Empire following the death of their father and the murder of most of their extended family.
140- My Three Sons June 20, 2011
The three sons of Constantine took control of the Empire following the death of their father and the murder of most of their extended family.
140- My Three Sons June 20, 2011
The three sons of Constantine took control of the Empire following the death of their father and the murder of most of their extended family.
139- Wash Away Your Sins June 13, 2011
Constantine was baptized on his deathbed after arranging a plan for succession.
139- Wash Away Your Sins June 13, 2011
Constantine was baptized on his deathbed after arranging a plan for succession.
139- Wash Away Your Sins June 13, 2011
Constantine was baptized on his deathbed after arranging a plan for succession.
138- The New Rome May 30, 2011
Live and direct from Old Rome!
138- The New Rome May 30, 2011
Live and direct from Old Rome!
138- The New Rome May 30, 2011
Live and direct from Old Rome!
This episode brought to you live and direct from Constantinople! After defeating Licinius, Constantine found his dream of a united Christian Empire foiled by a very disunited Christian Church.
This episode brought to you live and direct from Constantinople! After defeating Licinius, Constantine found his dream of a united Christian Empire foiled by a very disunited Christian Church.
This episode brought to you live and direct from Constantinople! After defeating Licinius, Constantine found his dream of a united Christian Empire foiled by a very disunited Christian Church.
War between Licinius and Constantine flared up again in 324 AD. This time Constantine would finish the job.
War between Licinius and Constantine flared up again in 324 AD. This time Constantine would finish the job.