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She was the most infamous female in historical background, a queen who enraptured not one but two of Rome’s finest generals. But was she just a qualified seductress – or a terrific ruler in her own appropriate? Alex Gendler places this controversial determine on trial in History vs. Cleopatra.
Lesson by Alex Gendler, animation by Brett Underhill.