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Steampunk Rome I: An Ancient Industrial Revolution (Almost) – Roman History

Steampunk Rome I: An Ancient Industrial Revolution (Almost) – Roman History

Update: 2018-11-25
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For our final series, we're doing the steam technology of the ancient world that died and had to be resurrected in 18th-century Europe. How close was Rome to being able to construct a working steam locomotive? That may sound silly, but you won't think so after this episode!

Be sure to support the show at www.patreon.com/deadideaspod to get your portrait drawn!

Custom map of Rome by Adam McKithern. Music by Rachel Westhoff. Maps, pics, references and more at www.deadideas.net.
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Steampunk Rome I: An Ancient Industrial Revolution (Almost) – Roman History

Steampunk Rome I: An Ancient Industrial Revolution (Almost) – Roman History

B. T. Newberg