The Doctors drop in with a new offering on the early monarchs of Rome! In the wake of violence, and after an appropriate period of an interrex, Ancus Marcius is selected as the king to follow on from Tullus Hostilius.  Listen to the dulcet tones of the Doctors’ voices as they explore the life, reign, and interesting developments sometimes attributed to this ruler.

Click on the link to listen or download: Episode 39 – Ancus Marcius

 

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Coin which depicts Numa Pompilius and Ancus Marcius jugate on the obverse.