The Roman Empire in the First Century

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Charting the growth of 'the world's first and most enduring superpower' in four hours. The series follows Augustus and his successors (Caligula, Claudius, Nero and Trajan among them) as they cope with everything from a warrior queen in Britain to a religious revolutionary in Judea whose new faith is spread around the empire by an apostle named Paul.

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Years of Eruption

Season 1, Episode 4

July 25, 2001

Winds of Change

Season 1, Episode 3

July 25, 2001

Years of Trial

Season 1, Episode 2

July 18, 2001

Order From Chaos

Season 1, Episode 1

July 18, 2001

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  • Premiered: July 18, 2001
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Charting the growth of 'the world's first and most enduring superpower' in four hours. The series follows Augustus and his successors (Caligula, Claudius, Nero and Trajan among them) as they cope with everything from a warrior queen in Britain to a religio… (more)

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