Rome: The Rise And Fall

Series 1
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 3

3.0 5 x
Bettany Hughes examines Nero's rule to discover details about his ultimate demise.
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 2

3.0 11 x
Exploring two of the greatest rebellions against Roman rule that shaped history.
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 1

3.0 16 x
Bettany Hughes when Rome took on and defeated the might of Carthage under Hannibal.
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 3

3.0 8 x
Bettany Hughes examines Nero's rule to discover his fondness for debauchery and details about his ultimate demise which culminated in suicide; a close look is taken at the opening days of Rome's Colosseum to reveal why the Roman's loved violence.
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 2

4.0 19 x
Two of the greatest rebellions against Roman rule are looked at in detail, including the slave revolt led by Spartacus and a revolt that nearly ended the Roman occupation of Britain.
1:30:00

Series 1, Episode 1

2.5 34 x
Bettany Hughes explores the day in 202 B.C. when Rome took on and defeated the might of Carthage under Hannibal at the Battle of Zama.
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