True Stories and Tall Tales from the Ancient World

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  • Thracians: Heart of Ares


    The Thracians were the most feared professional killers of the ancient world—serving as hired assassins, enforcers, and mercenaries in famous battles from one end of the Mediterranean to the other. They were the ones the Romans and Greeks hired for their really dirty work.

    But there was more to the Thracians than violence. Join us as we use ancient sources and modern archeology to build a picture of how these epic people lived, loved, fought, and died. Get the show notes here.