Beware the Ides of March
“Beware the Ides of March.” You may here that phrase today because the 15th of March is referred to as
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Bust of Caesar
Cato vs Caesar
I’ve always held the belief that ancient history, in this case the history of the final years of the Roman
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A Political Woman
By Van Bryan Yes, that’s right dear reader. It most certainly wasn’t easy being a woman during the ancient times.
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The Death of Caesar
The assassination of Julius Caesar on the Ides of March – March 15, 44 BC was an epochal event. It’s
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Cato: The Roman Ron Paul?
By Ben Potter During his own era Marcus Porcius Cato (234-149 BC) was known as ‘Cato the Censor’, for his
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The Poet King and his ‘Kingdom’
By Abigail Russell Alexander’s brief and militant kingship won the renown of the ages and awarded him the title ‘Great.’
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Constantine: Convert or Con-artist?
By Amy Zahn When most people hear the name “Constantine,” all they think is the word “Christian.” And there’s good
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The Forgotten Roman General
By Cam Rea General Publius Ventidius is probably one of the most overlooked, if not completely forgotten, generals in military
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Cicero in Cilicia
By Ben Potter Rome’s ‘Golden Age’ is, quite rightly, thought to have reached its zenith in the days when it
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artemisia at the battle of Salamis
My Women Fight Like Men
Queen Artemisia of Caria is mentioned by a handful of ancient Greek writers who would have lived some years after
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