Rome vs Carthage

“Ceterum autem censeo Carthaginem esse delendam”, says Cato the Elder, Roman statesman, finishing his speech; Furthermore, I think that Carthage must be destroyed.” However, that speech had not been about Carthage, a city lying opposite to Italy on the North African shore, at all. Yet Cato would always end his speeches with that quote, related or unrelated to Carthage. It was almost absurd. How in the world did Carthage and Rome come to such hatred against each other?

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The French Turmoil: Vive La France! 

The French Revolution frightened European countries by spreading ideas of enlightenment. This series covers the history of the French Revolution and Expansion, covering everything from The Estates and how they were set up all the way to the death of Napoleon Bonaparte I.

The Mughals: Conquerors of India

The Mughal emperors were Central Asian Turks who claimed direct descent from the Mongols Genghis Khan (through his son Chagatai Khan) and Timur. This series covers the history of the Mughals from the conquest of northern India by Babur to the dynasty’s final fall.


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