29 min

Episode CLIX - Sabin‪a‬ Emperors of Rome

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Sabina bought some much needed legitimacy to the rule of Hadrian. As a grand-niece of Trajan she was an important dynastic link to the previous emperor, and in death Hadrian could deify her, and be the husband to a god.

Part VIII of 'Empresses of Rome'

Guest:
Professor T. Corey Brennan (Classics, Rutgers University).

Sabina bought some much needed legitimacy to the rule of Hadrian. As a grand-niece of Trajan she was an important dynastic link to the previous emperor, and in death Hadrian could deify her, and be the husband to a god.

Part VIII of 'Empresses of Rome'

Guest:
Professor T. Corey Brennan (Classics, Rutgers University).

29 min

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