Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire is a TV documentary series aired on the History channel in 2008.
The 13-episode series starts at the transition period of the Roman Republic to the Roman Empire in the 2nd century BC, and ends with the story of the last Western Roman emperor in the 5th century AD.
It is 47 A.D. The new emperor Claudius is considered by many to be the village idiot. He can only hang onto his throne by waging a spectacular conquest.
Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 18 August 2008.
- Rating: TV-PG.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.