True Stories and Tall Tales from the Ancient World

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  • Amazons: Warrior Queens and Generals

    It’s easy to get the impression that no women were allowed in the war games of the ancient world, but nothing could be further from the truth. Female generals and warrior queens were everywhere—leading armies into battle by land and sea.

    In this episode, we cover five female military leaders—powerful allies and enemies of the ancient Greeks and Romans. Get the show notes here.