military history

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...]

The Sacred Band of Thebes (Part 1)

March 10, 2022 | 0 Comments

The time was the 300s BC. The place was Thebes. And in this place, in this time, there was an elite military force—the best of the best special ops shock troops—made up [...Read More...]
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