Today, we hear part three of the part series of Ancient Rome: From Republic to Empire. In this episode we focus on the rise of the ancient empire that came out of the destruction of the republic with leading expert on ancient military history Barry Strauss.
Guest: Barry Strauss is professor of history and classics at Cornell University. He has written or edited several books, including The Battle of Salamis, The Trojan War, The Spartacus War, Masters of Command, The Death of Caesar and his latest Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine.
- MP3 CD Rome: From Republic to Empire. 3 One Hour Shows with Edward Watts and Barry Strauss $75
- MP3 CD The Rise & Fall of the Roman Empire $120
- USB Drive The Ancient History Pack (Over 30 interviews) $180
- Book: Mortal Republic: How Rome Fell into Tyranny by Edward J. Watts $150