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    • The Storm Before the Storm

    • The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic
    • Written by: Mike Duncan
    • Narrated by: Mike Duncan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 177
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 176

    The Roman Republic was one of the most remarkable achievements in the history of civilization. After its founding in 509 BCE, the Romans refused to allow a single leader to seize control of the state and grab absolute power. The Roman commitment to cooperative government and peaceful transfers of power was unmatched in the history of the ancient world. But by the year 133 BCE, the republican system was unable to cope with the vast empire Rome now ruled.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant, especially for beginners like myself

    • By Stefan J. Knibbe on 2018-02-13

    Price: CDN$ 31.27