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The Roman Empire: Crisis of the 3rd Century - Full Documentary
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The Roman Empire: Crisis of the 3rd Century - Full Documentary

The Crisis of the Third Century, also known as Military Anarchy or the Imperial Crisis (AD 235–284), was a period in which the Roman Empire nearly collapsed under the combined pressures of invasion, civil war, plague, and economic depression...
Third Punic War
Definitionby Mark Cartwright

Third Punic War

The Third Punic War was fought between Carthage and Rome between 149 and 146 BCE. Carthage had already lost two wars against Rome, but their assault on their Numidian neighbours gave the Romans the perfect excuse to crush this troublesome...
Third Crusade
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Third Crusade

The Third Crusade (1189-1192 CE) was launched to retake Jerusalem after its fall to the Muslim leader Saladin in 1187 CE. The Crusade was led by three European monarchs, hence its other name of 'the Kings' Crusade'. The three leaders were...
Maximinus Thrax (Facial Reconstruction)
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Maximinus Thrax (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Maximinus Thrax (r. 235-238 CE) may have looked like. Pictured alongside the reconstruction is the Capitoline bust of Maximinus Thrax. Based on contemporary and near contemporary...
Facial Reconstructions of Roman Emperors
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Facial Reconstructions of Roman Emperors

A poster with facial reconstructions of Roman emperors who ruled during the Principate, from the reign of Augustus (r. 27 BCE-14 CE) to Carinus (r. 283-285 CE). These photorealistic reconstructions are only best guesses at how their subjects...
Aurelian (Facial Reconstruction)
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Aurelian (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Aurelian (r. 270-275 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction are...
Probus (Facial Reconstruction)
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Probus (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Probus (r. 276-282 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction is...
Numerian (Facial Reconstruction)
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Numerian (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Numerian (r. 283-284 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction are...
Tacitus (Facial Reconstruction)
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Tacitus (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Tacitus (r. 275-276 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction is...
Valerian (Facial Reconstruction)
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Valerian (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Valerian (r. 253-260 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction is...
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