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Hannibal - Rome's Greatest Enemy - Full Documentary
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Hannibal - Rome's Greatest Enemy - Full Documentary

Throughout time there have been several great military leaders, whose leadership skills shaped and defined the path of human civilisation. One such military leader was Hannibal Barca. Hannibal was a Carthaginian general who fought against...
Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK)
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Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK)

Carthage was founded in the 9th century B.C. on the Gulf of Tunis. From the 6th century onwards, it developed into a great trading empire covering much of the Mediterranean and was home to a brilliant civilization. In the course of the long...
Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 1/5)
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Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 1/5)

In 216 BC, at Cannae, the genius of Hannibal Barca was matched against the raw power of Rome's legions. 120,000 men would take part in this colossal clash of titans and make it one of the most studied and emulated battles of antiquity. We...
Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 3/5)
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Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 3/5)

The sun rises, shining on the red flag of battle flying over the Roman camp... Tens of thousands of hooves and boots pound the war drums! Soldiers, now is your hour of valor! Documentary Sources: "The Ghosts of Cannae" by Robert L. O'Connell...
Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 4/5)
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Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 4/5)

Despite losing their top commanders, the Roman heavy infantrymen press forward. Hannibal and his soldiers must hold back this juggernaut at all cost... if they fail, all is lost! Documentary Sources: "The Ghosts of Cannae" by Robert L. O'Connell...
The Battle of Cannae 216 B.C.E. - History of Hannibal and The Punic Wars
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The Battle of Cannae 216 B.C.E. - History of Hannibal and The Punic Wars

DOWNLOAD THE FREE PODCAST EPISODES https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/f... or for Android users: http://fphistory.libsyn.com The Battle of Cannae was one of the most spectacular military victories in history. It was Hannibal's masterpiece...
The Battle of Ilipa 206 B.C.E. - History of Scipio Africanus and The Punic Wars
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The Battle of Ilipa 206 B.C.E. - History of Scipio Africanus and The Punic Wars

DOWNLOAD THE FREE PODCAST EPISODES https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/f... or for Android users: http://fphistory.libsyn.com Scipio - known to history as Scipio Africanus was one of the greatest generals in all time. He was Rome's...
Genocide in the Ancient World (Documentary)
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Genocide in the Ancient World (Documentary)

Genocide is often viewed as a particular feature of our own current age. This perception largely stems from the terrible events which took place during World War Two in the 20th century CE in the parts of Europe occupied by the Nazis. However...
Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 5/5)
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Total War History: Battle of Cannae (Part 5/5)

Tactically the battle has been decided... but the killing has only just begun! We will now have to consider just how the Romans, who still significantly outnumbered their opponents, were massacred so one-sidedly. (Scene of Cannae in military...
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Legionary Kit

U.S. Army Special Forces 'Green Beret' combat veteran, Discovery Channel presenter and survivalist Mykel Hawke takes a look at the kind of equipment every Roman legionary was sent to war with over 1,500 years ago. How does it stack up to...