Episode LXXVIII - Borders of the Roman Empire


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The borders of the Roman Empire grew and shrank throughout its history, reaching its greatest extent during the rule of Trajan. How the Romans viewed and managed their provinces changed with the politics of Rome, and their relationship with outside powers influenced what it meant to be a Roman.

Guest: Dr Paul Burton (Senior Lecturer, Centre for Classical Studies, Australian National University).

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