Timoleon and the siege of Syracuse
Interesting book on the topic of Timoleon, by Plutarch http://classics.mit.edu/Plutarch/timoleon.html
A List of the tyrants of Syracuse, you can think of them as “bosses” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tyrants_of_Syracuse
The Mythology of Persephone https://theoi.com/Khthonios/PersephoneGoddess.html
Interesting write up on triremes, which Timoleon used to take Syracuse
Dante viewed Brutus and Cassius, along with Judas, as the worst of sinners in the ninth circle of hell. http://danteworlds.laits.utexas.edu/textpopup/inf3402.html
The story of the 47 ronin, which acted like drunken idiots so that their enemies let their guard down….wat mean?
Early in the show BAP mentions the health minister of Belgium and the new rules…very disrespectful!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dionysius_II_of_Syracuse… Actually I THINK this is the Dionysius the tyrant that exited when Timoleon showed up in Syracuse
Hicetas, the villain of Syracuse, deposed by Timoleon https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hicetas_of_Leontini