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“Barry Strauss, America’s foremost popular classicist”

“Barry Strauss, America’s foremost popular classicist, brings the story of Actium to life in ways that rival and surpass Shakespeare’s tragedy Antony and Cleopatra and Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s Cleopatra…” A review of The War that Made the Roman Empire by Paul Krause in Merion West.

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The Colosseum Becomes a Wonder

“The Colosseum was like a sock in the jaw! It would have had this raucous, lively feel about it.” Join me and the conversation about Rome’s most famous and infamous monument.