The first two bridges over the Rhine were built by Caesar. The Rhine river was fast becoming a real border for the Roman Empire. This is how that border that still exists today began.
Ariovistus crosses the Rhine with the Suebi. Caesar didn’t think much of that.
First episode on the Germans and Romans. The first contact between them did not end well for the Romans… but it ended even worse for the Cimbri.
For your beer to be what it is you have a lot to thank for the 600 year old Deutsches Bierreinheitsgebot. A.k.a the German Beer Purity Law.
How the persecution of Jews has changed over history in Germany.
Fourth and last episode on my miniseries of the Celts:
La Tene meet Romans: The end of the continental Celts.
Taking a break from Celts for some ghost stories.
Third episode on my miniseries of the Celts:
Iron Age Celts up to Roman sources.