The Fall of the Roman Empire (Bryan Ward-Perkins)
by Oxford University
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Bryan Ward-Perkins, a leading historian of Late Antiquity at Trinity College, Oxford, discusses the transitional period between the fall of Rome and the Middle Ages.
||Bryan Ward-Perkins on the Fall of the Roman Empire||Bryan Ward-Perkins, a leading historian of Late Antiquity at Trinity College, Oxford, discusses the transitional period between the fall of Rome and the Middle Ages.||9/13/08||Free||View In iTunes|
A very interesting and pleasant interview
Not a class. There are some background noises (a parrot?) that are more amusing than annoying. Leaves you wanting to hear his whole class on the subject.
Interesting, but not really a telling of the fall of Rome
Extremely interesting and pleasant to hear. Also very Anglocentric. Did I mention Anglocentric. The story is consistent with other tellings, but from the view of someone sitting in England.