Julius Caesar #20 – Caesar Grows A Beard

Julius Caesar #20 – Caesar Grows A Beard

After he returned from Britain in 54BCE, Julius Caesar learned that his mother and daughter had both died. As his daughter was happily married to Pompey, this is a not only a huge personal blow to both of them (she died during childbirth and the child didn’t...
Julius Caesar  – CONSUL #6 – Dr Arthur Keaveney

Julius Caesar – CONSUL #6 – Dr Arthur Keaveney

Dr Arthur Keaveney is the author of “Sulla: The Last Republican” as well as being Reader Emeritus in Ancient History at the University of Kent. He was nice enough to join Ray and Cam for a chat recently about one of our favourite dictators – Lucius...
Julius Caesar #19 – Invading Britain AGAIN

Julius Caesar #19 – Invading Britain AGAIN

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again. That was the motto of Julius Caesar. Well… try once more, anyway. After the huge reception he got in Rome after the first invasion of Britain in 54BCE, Caesar decides to try again in 55BCE. And this time...
Caesar Was A Vampire!

Caesar Was A Vampire!

Caesar didn’t sleep and had very pale skin. Was he a vampire? Was that why the senators had to stab him with stakes in the heart? Perhaps we’ll never know. OR WILL WE? Prepare for his return with this original artwork designed for lifeofcaesar.com by Ernest Concepcion...
Julius Caesar  – CONSUL #5 – Mikaberidze Does Mithridates (PT2)

Julius Caesar – CONSUL #5 – Mikaberidze Does Mithridates (PT2)

Our VIP guest on Consul #5 is again Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze who joins us to finish our discussion (from Consul #4) about Rome’s #1 enemy in the 1st Century BCE – Mithridates VI of Pontus. Alex is an Associate Professor of History at Louisiana State...