Deadly Moments in History - The Nika Riots
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We relive the deadly Nika Riots which brought the Emperor Justinian to his knees and resulted in the death of 30,000 civilians. In our journey we will explore the history of chariot racing, the undercurrents of dissent, and the blow by blow unfolding of the riot.
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Research: Invicta and Luas McCahill
Artwork: Robbie McSweeney
Music: Total War Soundtrack, Dreamnote, Recognition
-History of the Wars, I by Procopius
-Empress Theodora by J. A. S. Evans
-Justinian: The Last Roman Emperor by G. P. Baker