Everyday Moments in History – A Roman Soldier Prepares Dinner – YouTube

Today we will join a Roman soldier not for battle but for dinner. In this episode we discuss the diet of a typical imperial Legionnaire; what they ate, how they prepared meals, and how they consumed food! Support future documentaries: https://www.patreon.com/InvictaHistory Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/InvictaHistory Twitter: https://twitter.com/InvictaHistory…

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