🎧 Roman Navy in Britain: The Classis Britannica with Simon Elliott
Ancient • 31m
SImon Elliott is an historian and archaeologist. In this episode, he discusses his book 'Sea Eagles of Empire: The Classis Britannica and the Battles for Britain'.
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