Julius Caesar #21 – VASTATIO

Julius Caesar #21 – VASTATIO

The Romans had a term – vastatio. It meant “laying waste”. Total destruction. That’s what Caesar decided to do to the Gallic tribes that had the temerity to rebel against his control of their lands....
Review of the Day

Review of the Day

This just got posted on Facebook and it was such a nice compliment that I wanted to share it!  
Julius Caesar  – CONSUL #7 – Dr Rhiannon Evans

Julius Caesar – CONSUL #7 – Dr Rhiannon Evans

Our guest on this VIP episode is Dr Rhiannon Evans from Latrobe University in Melbourne! She joined us to talk about the meaning of latin terms like natio (tribe) and babarus (barbarians), which, she says, don’t have the same implication today as they had back...