military history

Berserkers on the Battlefield

October 5, 2023 | 0 Comments

This is an episode about the shock troops of Viking Armies—the most violent, the most terrifying, the men who ran out ahead of the army to shatter shield walls and break [...Read More...]

Actium Baby (With Barry Strauss)

July 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

This week, we’re taking a bit of a detour into a previous, much-loved topic: Marc Antony, Cleopatra, and How it All Went Wrong. In this episode, we return to the beach at [...Read More...]

The Sacred Band of Thebes: Part 3

March 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

Last week, we told you about the Sacred Band’s first important military victories—victories that depended on the intense trust and love the Sacred Band members had for [...Read More...]
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