The Ancient-World Stark Family, Part 4: The Show Notes

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First, we have to share this incredible painting of the collapsible boat that Nero had built to assassinate Agrippina.

It didn’t work because Agrippina was a badass who could SWIM!

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And here are Agrippina and Nero awkwardly facing each other on a coin.

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And here is Nero looking over the dead body of his mum . . . like a creep!

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And finally, here is a statue of Agrippina in Cologne, the city that was once Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensis and then Colonia Agrippina and finally, Cologne.

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And here are the sources that made this episode possible:

Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler Whore – Emma Southon

The First Ladies of Rome – Annelise Friesenbruch

Dynasty : The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar– Tom Holland

http://hekint.org/2017/01/30/claudius-the-caesar-never-meant-to-be-emperor/

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Suetonius/12Caesars/Nero*.html

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Suetonius/12Caesars/Claudius*.html

http://classics.mit.edu/Tacitus/annals.7.xi.html

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Cassius_Dio/60*.html

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Suetonius/12Caesars/Claudius*.html

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Tacitus/Annals/11b*.html#26

https://strangeremains.com/2016/12/28/the-roman-empress-who-used-forensic-science-to-identify-her-rivals-head/

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Suetonius/12Caesars/Nero*.html

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