Greek and Roman Sources on Ancient Africa

60 60 views
8m Jan 5, 2021

In this episode special guest Dr. Raoul Mclaughlin takes us into ancient Greek and Roman Knowledge of ancient Africa from discussing its geography such as how the ancients outside of Africa viewed the land and shape, various peoples, animals, vegetation, conflicts and so very much more.

Though a second episode is coming on Roman expeditions into ancient Africa, this episode sets the foundation as we watch a Roman Commander Gaius Suetonius Paulinus rise in fame from fighting the Celts in Britain to putting down rebellion in Africa.

This is a fantastic collection of sources and commentary that are vital and fun when trying to understand ancient History and Africa.

Check out Dr. Raoul Mclaughlin at the links below!

YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGk9VXhk_l__aLVp4Yp90lw

Spotify lectures: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5kHyMDJnjxyLeH1CuqAEEq?si=dIS-tYEPT5e4y0PYIzMG2g

Website: https://raoul-mclaughlin.com/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/RaoulMcLaughlin

Academia: https://independentresearcher.academia.edu/RaoulMcLaughlin

Attribution for video footage:

Incredible Views Of Earth From Space: Africa To Europe


Africa [ 4K ]


Images: Manna Nader, Gabana Studios Cairo

About Make History Matter

The focus of this channel is history plain and simple and all of the facts and theories that come with it.


Markdown is supported.