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Ancient Iraqi Battles

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Ancient Iraqi Battles

Ancient Iraqi Battles

Ancient Iraqi Battles

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Another superpower, the Romans, invaded Iraq some 2000 years ago. Weekend Edition's Classics commentator, Elaine Fantham, speaks with host Scott Simon about how well they fared.