Myths and History of Greece and Rome

Myths and History of Greece and Rome

United Kingdom

A journey through the myths and history of Ancient Greece and Rome for all the family.

Episodes

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Nine: Descent into Chaos  

The great Macedonian Dynasty comes to an end. The Empire begins its final spiral into nothingness.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Eight: Zoe takes a Husband, or Two, or Three!  

Basil’s death begins a steep decline. If you want to be emperor then marry Zoe!

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Seven: The Bulgar Slayer  

Basil II finally has time to give his full attention to the Bulgars. It’s not pretty!

Back on Easter Sunday  

The podcast will be back on Sunday 16th April.

Back in April  

Many apologies but I have a lot on at the moment.  I will be back in April.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Six: Planning for Greatness  

Basil II takes control of his empire, finally dispatching the pesky Bardases! And then he plans… a lot.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Six: Planning for Greatness  

Basil II takes control of his empire, finally dispatching the pesky Bardases! And then he plans… a lot.

Chapter 125: Brilliance, Battles and Bardases  

The Empire is still on the rise despite the meddling of two men called Bardas!

Chapter 125: Brilliance, Battles and Bardases  

The Empire is still on the rise despite the meddling of two men called Bardas!

Happy Christmas  

Have a great holiday, with the correct audio file this time!

Happy Christmas  

Have a great holiday, with the correct audio file this time!

Merry Christmas  

Have a great holiday.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Four: White Death of the Saracens  

Romanus II succeeds his father but is partied out before too long.  Romanus’s loss is the Empire’s gain.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Four: White Death of the Saracens  

Romanus II succeeds his father but is partied out before too long.  Romanus’s loss is the Empire’s gain.

Important Announcement  

An important announcement about Christmas scheduling and my new recording technology.

Important Announcement  

An important announcement about Christmas scheduling and my new recording technology.

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Three: The Unusual Usurper  

Having taken the place of his own son-in-law as senior emperor Romanus Lecapenus begins ro rule. He does a surprisingly good job. Shame about his sons!

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty Two: Born to the Purple  

Leo the Wise finally solves his marriage problem and has the legitimate heir he’s always wanted. Then he dies too early!

Schedule Update  

There will be a week’s delay in the schedule. Many apologies!

Chapter One Hundred and Twenty One: Too Many Wives for Leo the Wise  

Trying to produce a son can be a challenging activity.  Just ask Leo!

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