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In Search of Female Druids

November 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

In our last episode, we alluded to the fact that there were female as well as male Druids in the Celtic iron age. But if the picture of male Druids is spotty, the picture of [...Read More...]

Anglesey: the Druids’ Last Stand

November 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

When Julius Caesar conquered Gaul, the Druids suffered a swift and catastrophic loss of status and position. Persecuted and demonized by later Emperors, many fled to Britain, [...Read More...]

Spartacus Part 4: Sine Missione

September 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Crixus is dead. Spartacus has given up on crossing the Alps. And he has a new enemy: a man with endless money, endless resources, and a lot to prove. Nobody asked for more [...Read More...]

Spartacus Part 3: World on Fire

August 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

After defeating Glaber on the slopes of Mt. Vesuvius, Spartacus and his rebels enjoyed a glorious Italian summer—taming wild ponies for their infantry, attracting new [...Read More...]

A Day at the Gladiatorial Games

July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Join us as we travel back in time to the amphitheatre of Capua—mainland Italy’s largest amphitheatre in its day—and experience a day at the gladiatorial games [...Read More...]

How to Train Your Gladiator

June 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

What did it take to be a gladiator? Who ended up in the arena, and why? And how did the gladiatorial games—one of the bloodiest sporting events known in the ancient [...Read More...]
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