Life of Augustus Caesar #33 – The Showdown (Part 1)
Aug 12, 2016
After 13 years of being frenemies, shit finally comes to a head between Octavian and Antony (and Cleopatra) as they throw down gauntlets that will lead them to the Battle of Actium on 2 September, 31 BCE.
Welcome to our first episode! Think of this as a general introduction to Julius Caesar. We discuss a lot of myths and misconceptions that people might have about the man. Why is Caesar considered the greatest Roman? Why is he still fascinating after all this time? Was he gay, bi or just willing to d...