192 episodes

A weekly podcast tracing the history of the Roman Empire, beginning with Aeneas's arrival in Italy and ending with the exile of Romulus Augustulus, last Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Now complete!

The History of Rome Mike Duncan

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    • 4.8, 7.8K Ratings

A weekly podcast tracing the history of the Roman Empire, beginning with Aeneas's arrival in Italy and ending with the exile of Romulus Augustulus, last Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Now complete!

    The Storm Before The Storm: Chapter 1- The Beasts of Italy

    The Storm Before The Storm: Chapter 1- The Beasts of Italy

    Audio excerpt from The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic by Mike Duncan. Forthcoming Oct. 24, 2017. Pre-order a copy today! 
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    • 55 min
    Revolutions Launch

    Revolutions Launch

    Available at revolutionspodcast.com, iTunes, or anywhere else fine podcasts can be found.

    • 16 sec
    Update- One Year Later

    Update- One Year Later

    Next show coming soon!

    • 1 min
    179- The End

    179- The End

    The history of The History of Rome...Why the Western Empire Fell when it did...Some thoughts on the future...Thank you, goodnight.  

    • 31 min
    178- Not With A Bang But A Whimper

    178- Not With A Bang But A Whimper

    In the last few years of the Western Empire a series of Emperors came and went. The cycle finally ended in 476 with the exile of Romulus Augustulus. 

    • 28 min
    177- The Burning Ships

    177- The Burning Ships

    In 468 the two halves of the Empire combined forces to dislodge the Vandals from North Africa.They failed spectacularly.

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
7.8K Ratings

7.8K Ratings

so_cal_believer ,

Fabulous history of Rome!

Look no further if you want to find a fascinating, educational and often humorous history of Rome. The speaker does a great job researching the important parts of Roman history and communicates it in a very entertaining manner. I can’t recommend this podcast enough.

8 and loving it ,

Awesome!

This podcast is addictive!Can’t stop listening to it!The detailing is great ,and so is the way of telling the story of Rome! I try to listen to as much of the podcasts as possible,and I Listen to them in a row so I don’t miss anything,Something I’ve never done before,and at 9:55 3,22,19 I’m listening as I say This,make more podcasts!
#tews1207 and other haters can’t be satisfied

Sadaharu 21 ,

Amazing

Humor comes about 20 episodes in and Mike really hits on point his telling of the story of Rome. Fascinating and entertaining.

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