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Ancient Heroes

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Patrick Garvey

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Solving the most baffling mysteries of the ancient heroes, both real and mythical.

Latest Episodes

#12 - Breakthroughs in the Search for Alexander's Lost Tomb

British historian and author Andrew Chugg reveals the new evidence he has uncovered in his search for the lost tomb of Alexander the Great.

62 MIN1 d ago
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#12 - Breakthroughs in the Search for Alexander's Lost Tomb

The Real Achilles

In this episode, we look at how the story of Achilles has evolved over the ages, from the Homeric Iliad to the 2004 film Troy.

59 MIN2017 MAR 22
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The Real Achilles

Alexander the Great's Tomb

In this episode, we speak to historian Andrew Chugg about his controversial, and compelling, explanation for what happened to the lost tomb of Alexander the Great.

114 MIN2017 FEB 14
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Alexander the Great's Tomb

The Griffin Warrior

In this episode, I speak to the archaeologists who led the excavation of one of the most important discoveries in Greece in decades - the unplundered tomb of the Griffin Warrior.

43 MIN2017 JAN 31
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The Griffin Warrior

Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part II

In this episode, we continue our search for the famous tomb of Achilles, which has been lost for hundreds - if not thousands - of years.

23 MIN2017 JAN 16
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Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part II

Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part I

In this episode, we search for the famous tomb of Achilles. Although Alexander the Great and other leaders visited it in ancient times, it has now been completely lost.

36 MIN2017 JAN 9
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Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part I

Who Were the Greek Heroes?

In this episode, we venture into the Bronze Age to find out who the Greek heroes were and what they were like.

19 MIN2016 DEC 12
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Who Were the Greek Heroes?

Sacred Band of Thebes

In this episode, we investigate whether a mysterious army known as the Sacred Band of Thebes really dominated Greece in the 4th Century BCE.

46 MIN2016 NOV 22
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Sacred Band of Thebes

Hephaestion's Death

In this bonus episode, we look at Alexander the Great's incredible reaction to Hephaestion's death. I also present my own take on whether the two men were lovers or merely friends.

28 MIN2016 NOV 1
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Hephaestion's Death

Alexander the Great, Part III

In this episode, we investigate the most controversial aspect of Alexander's life - his relationship to his companion Hephaestion.

67 MIN2016 JUL 17
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Alexander the Great, Part III

Latest Episodes

#12 - Breakthroughs in the Search for Alexander's Lost Tomb

British historian and author Andrew Chugg reveals the new evidence he has uncovered in his search for the lost tomb of Alexander the Great.

62 MIN1 d ago
Comments
#12 - Breakthroughs in the Search for Alexander's Lost Tomb

The Real Achilles

In this episode, we look at how the story of Achilles has evolved over the ages, from the Homeric Iliad to the 2004 film Troy.

59 MIN2017 MAR 22
Comments
The Real Achilles

Alexander the Great's Tomb

In this episode, we speak to historian Andrew Chugg about his controversial, and compelling, explanation for what happened to the lost tomb of Alexander the Great.

114 MIN2017 FEB 14
Comments
Alexander the Great's Tomb

The Griffin Warrior

In this episode, I speak to the archaeologists who led the excavation of one of the most important discoveries in Greece in decades - the unplundered tomb of the Griffin Warrior.

43 MIN2017 JAN 31
Comments
The Griffin Warrior

Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part II

In this episode, we continue our search for the famous tomb of Achilles, which has been lost for hundreds - if not thousands - of years.

23 MIN2017 JAN 16
Comments
Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part II

Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part I

In this episode, we search for the famous tomb of Achilles. Although Alexander the Great and other leaders visited it in ancient times, it has now been completely lost.

36 MIN2017 JAN 9
Comments
Lost Tomb of Achilles, Part I

Who Were the Greek Heroes?

In this episode, we venture into the Bronze Age to find out who the Greek heroes were and what they were like.

19 MIN2016 DEC 12
Comments
Who Were the Greek Heroes?

Sacred Band of Thebes

In this episode, we investigate whether a mysterious army known as the Sacred Band of Thebes really dominated Greece in the 4th Century BCE.

46 MIN2016 NOV 22
Comments
Sacred Band of Thebes

Hephaestion's Death

In this bonus episode, we look at Alexander the Great's incredible reaction to Hephaestion's death. I also present my own take on whether the two men were lovers or merely friends.

28 MIN2016 NOV 1
Comments
Hephaestion's Death

Alexander the Great, Part III

In this episode, we investigate the most controversial aspect of Alexander's life - his relationship to his companion Hephaestion.

67 MIN2016 JUL 17
Comments
Alexander the Great, Part III
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