June 5, 2015
“Did you bring your own magnifying glass, or do you need to borrow one?”
May 22, 2015
The coin shows the emperor riding a four-horse chariot with the hand of God reaching down.
May 10, 2015
But who was this man who ruled for just two years?
April 26, 2015
Born on the 26th of April 121, he was born Marcus Annius Verus to a relatively inconspicuous father of the same name who died as praetor-designate in 124, when his son was only three years old.
April 17, 2015
He reigned for eight years as junior emperor and another eight years as the senior emperor of the West. And, on the 3rd October 382, Gratian saved the Roman Empire…
April 13, 2015
Who was this woman, and what is the significance of her title?
April 11, 2015
Lucius Septimius Severus was born on 11 April, AD 145 or 146, in Leptis Magna in modern day Libya, the first emperor to be born in Africa.
April 5, 2015
Everyone has heard of Pontius Pilate: but what do ancient sources outside the Bible tell us about him?
March 31, 2015
But who were the Manicheans? And what did Diocletian think of them?