The second part of a two-part episode on the history of the city of Bologna. Her ewe cover the modern and contemporary eras of the regional capital of Emilia Romagna
This is the first part of a two-part series on the history of the city of Bologna, from pre-history to the end of the Middle Ages.
An interview with Dario Pedrazzini on the daily lives of the Lombards at the time of king Rothari from his book on the topic. He collaborates with “Res Bellica”, a company that produces equipment for historical re-enactments. You can have a look at their products at:
In this episode we have a quick look at the brief period of Byzantine rule before the arrival of the Lombards in 568 and then we look at their invasion of Italy and hear a bit of juicy royal gossip.
In this episode we look at the Italian kingdom of Odoacer (476 – 493) and the takeover by the Goths of Theodoric the Great