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The Roman Guide to Slave Management

Updated 4 months ago.

On this episode Rob Cain interviews Dr. Jerry Toner about the book: The Roman Guide to Slave Management. Mr. Toner is a professor at Cambridge University. Through alternating chapters of historical research, and a fictional account of the nobleman named Marcus Sidonius Falx we read an owner's manual for keeping slaves. Falx is callous and brutal, but strangely engaging.