Episode 2 is now live!

Episode 2 of the Fall of Civilizations Podcast is now live!

Sometime around the year 1100 BC, a wave of destruction washed over the Eastern Mediterranean. It wiped whole civilizations off the map, and left only ash and ruin in its wake.

This catastrophe, known as “the Late Bronze Age Collapse”, has become one of the enduring puzzles of archaeology. I want to explore how so many societies could collapse all at once, and seemingly without warning, as well as examine the lessons it might teach us in our increasingly globalised and interconnected world.

Coming soon to Spotify, Stitcher and iTunes.

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Episode one of Fall of Civilizations is now live!

Episode 1 of the Fall of Civilizations Podcast is now live!

A vast ruined bath house, a fire-damaged poem and a world teetering on the brink of collapse.

In this episode, we look at the collapse of Roman Britain. Find out how a great civilization grew up almost overnight on the island of Britannia, how it endured the test of centuries against barbarian invasions and foolish rulers, and what happened after its final dramatic collapse.

Coming soon to iTunes, Stitcher and Spotify.

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