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Episode 4.3: Love and Sex and the Roman Emperors

In by Barry Strauss

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The emperors Vespasian, Titus, Hadrian, and Septimius Severus all had career-defining love affairs outside the elite of Roman Italy. Here are their stories.

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Episode 4.2: Mothers, Sons, & Roman Emperors

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The fascinating stories of three Roman emperors and their mothers: Tiberius & Livia, Nero & Agrippina, and Constantine & Saint Helena.

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Episode 4.1: War and Peace and the Roman Emperors

In by Barry Strauss

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How peaceful was the Roman Peace – the famous PAX ROMANA? Join me in a look at three great emperors and find out.