Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 4
Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 3
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Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 4

Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 4: In the fourth and final episode, Mary tackles the biggest puzzle of all: why, and how, did the Roman Empire fall? Surveying the massive walls and fortifications of Britain and Germany, she discovers an…

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Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 3
Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 3
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Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 3

Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 3: In the third episode Mary takes an in-depth look at the question of identity and citizenship within the Roman Empire. What did it mean to be, or to become, Roman, and how did the…

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Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 2
Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 2
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Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 2

Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit episode 2: In the second episode, Mary Beard explores the physical world of the Roman Empire, and finds surprising parallels with our own world.     Setting out in the footsteps of the emperor Hadrian, she…

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Pompeii – Life and Death in a Roman Town
Pompeii - Life and Death in a Roman Town
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Pompeii – Life and Death in a Roman Town

Pompeii - Life and Death in a Roman Town: one of the most famous volcanic eruptions in history. We know how its victims died, but this film sets out to answer another question - how did they live? Gleaning evidence from an extraordinary…

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Caligula
Caligula
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Caligula

Professor Mary Beard explores the life of Caligula. Many extraordinary stories surround the Roman emperor, but are they true? Two thousand years ago one of history's most notorious individuals was born. Professor Mary Beard embarks on an investigative journey to explore the life…

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