Cleopatra, her bloody quest for the throne and her relationships with Julius Caesar and Mark Antony.
What You’ll Hear
1:02: Early days
1:58: Growth of influence
2:37: Relationship with Caesar
3:25: Return to Egypt
4:06: Relationship with Mark Antony
Prefer to read instead? Click here for a transcript – no email required! This episode was inspired by a blog I wrote for my Time Pieces History Project about Bessie Surtees and other star-crossed lovers.