Praetorian Guard, Part 2: Caligula & Friends

In this episode, it’s Roman Emperors behaving badly–and Praetorian Prefects behaving even worse.

Beginning with Caligula, Emperors were assaulted in their homes, killed with their families, dragged through the streets, and mutilated by angry mobs. At one point, the Praetorians even assassinated an Emperor, then auctioned off the Empire to the highest bidder.

Find out just how bad it got. Get the show notes here.

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