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A podcast from Scott C.

The Ancient World

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123 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

123 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

A podcast from Scott C.

The Ancient World

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123 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

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LATEST SERIES: Thea (T Episodes) - tracing the disintegration of the Seleucid Empire PREVIOUS SERIES: The Ancient World - from the earliest human civilizations down through 500 BC Rediscovery (R Episodes) - the stories of the modern scholars and adventurers who rediscovered the ancient world Bloodline (B Episodes) - tracing the descendants of Mark Antony and Cleopatra over ten generations

Latest Episode

10 Jul 2020 • 27 mins

Episode S3 – Queen Mavia

Synopsis:  A century after Queen Zenobia, another Syrian Arab warrior queen rises to challenge the power or Rome – and succeeds.  The story of Queen Mavia of the Tanukh. “Mavia, queen of the Saracens, had begun to convulse the villages and towns on the border of Palestine and Arabia with a violent war, and to ravage the neighboring provinces.” – Rufinas