After the fall of Srebrenica, Zepe, and another market attack, the United States finally decides to take the lead in ending the Bosnian War.... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-04
By Muttaqi Ismail
Whether or not you like reality TV, you have to admit its one of the most popular TV genres that's definitely here to stay. So in this episode we trace when reality TV first showed up on our TV screens ( Hint it was 73 years ago).  So while many... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
Serving in Parliament in the 1970s, 1990s and 2000s, John Reynolds also mixed in time in the BC Legislature in the 1980s and some time as a radio show host in Vancouver. Once called the worst MP in the House of Commons, he would carve out a Parliamentary career that... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Craig Baird
Subscribe to the podcast!  https://podfollow.com/everythingeverywhere/ Hosting the Olympics can be a huge honor for the city that hosts the event. Cities from around the world have competed for the privilege.  However, some cities which have hosted the Olympics have come to regret the decisions. In fact, they paid for the... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Gary Arndt
This is Today features the stories that make this day unique. It’s Friday, December 3, 2021, and here is what we talk about today:National Roof Over Your Head DayFaux Fur FridayNational Bartender DayIllinois Show LinksUS Home Price, Inflation Outlook: Fannie Mae Sees Increases Until 2023Help to support this podcast:Become a Patron!Subscribe... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
Source: This is Today
By X Audio Podcasts
“Either the most ingenious and elaborate hoax ever played upon the public, or else... an event in human history which may in the future appear to have been epoch-making…” With these words, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, presented to the world five photographs, declared to be genuine... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
Source: Enchanted
By Corinne Wieben
Historian Jared Frederick joins Bo and Joey to discuss the life and war of the soldier and leader, Richard "Dick" Winters. Read more in Hang Tough, Jared's biography of Winters and separate myth from reality.... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Home Brew History
Do you remember being 13 years old? Or maybe you ARE 13 years old! You may even be preparing for that big step into "teenagehood"! No matter how old you are, being 13 is a BIG DEAL. Join guest host Luke Blaylock and Talia Smith as they discuss the epic... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Talia + Emily
Greek and Roman writers would highlight the Thracians as some of the best mercenaries fielded in foreign armies from the mid-5th century and beyond. They would excel at hit and run tactics, harassing heavier troops and being able to defend difficult ground. This reputation would appear to be born out... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Mark Selleck
Für Folge 16 der Frauen von damals fahren wir einmal wieder nach Schweden. Die Frau, um die es heute geht, hatte als erste Frau ihrer Heimatstadt das Abitur abgelegt, ging danach nach Uppsala zum Studieren und wurde schließlich in Stockholm zu einer gefragten Kolumnistin und gefeierten Literaturkritikerin. Sie liebte das... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
By Bianca Walther
London is a bright and eventful place all year round, but especially during the build-up to Christmas. Streets and squares fill up with elaborate light installations that transform urban spaces while changing their atmosphere for Christmas time!  Join Hazel as she looks at how the tradition of Christmas Street lights... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-03
Source: London History
By londonguidedwalks.co.uk
For his obdurate and reckless governance Charles I (1625-49) faced an equally obdurate and formidable parliament and he lost. The monarchy too lost, yet Charles grasped a martyr’s crown becoming the first saint of the Church of England. His reign may have contributed hugely to the destruction of the monarchy... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-02
By Jonny Langton
In this week’s episode the last of the Salians will find that despite all his efforts, the tide of history cannot be stemmed, almost leaving him in exactly the same place his father ended up in 1076. As always: Homepage with maps, photos and blog: http://www.historyofthegermans.com/ (www.historyofthegermans.com) Facebook: @HOTGPod  Twitter: @germanshistory... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-02
By Dirk Hoffmann-Becking
...because we were left alone.... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-02
By Wesley Livesay
Born into a remarkable family full of talented artists, the Irish poet and playwright William Butler Yeats (1865-1938) nevertheless stood out. Deeply immersed in mysticism and the occult - along with Irish politics, the development of the theater, and devotion to advancing the spirit of Ireland's native heritage - Yeats... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-02
By Jacke Wilson / The Podglomerate
The Battle of the Atlantic was the most important theatre of the war, so why don’t we ever talk about it? Military and Naval historian, Marc Milner, joins Al and James to navigate their way through the often snubbed battle.A Goalhanger Films productionProduced by Vasco AndradeExec Producer Tony PastorTwitter: #WeHaveWays@WeHaveWaysPodWebsite:... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-02
By Goalhanger Films
Grab a beverage of your choice, a cosy blanket, and embrace the chaos of the Sagas Christmas tangent podcast! In which we look back at some of our favourite posts and podcasts of 2021, what we have still to come this year, our favourite bits of Christmas, and a tangent... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
Source: Sagas of She
By Sagas Of She
One of the oldest Icelandic communities in Canada, Glenboro has a large camel to honour the only Manitoba desert, a very old Icelandic church, was the site of a grizzly murder and is the hometown of a Manitoba curling legend.   Support: www.patreon.com/canadaehx Donate: www.canadaehx.com E-mail: craig@canadaehx.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/craigbaird Instagram:... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Craig Baird
Il 22 marzo 2018, a margine della mostra "La Grande Guerra dei Carabinieri" svoltasi tra dicembre 2017 e  marzo 2018, si è tenuta una tavola rotonda intitolata "Il Podgora di Antonio Vannugli e del Reggimento Carabinieri Mobilitato" a cui hanno preso parte come relatori il Gen. B (c.a.) Vincenzo Pezzolet... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Flavio Carbone
Many moons ago, I had a thought. “Hey! It would be fun to do a bookend series covering the Hellenistic Age with Alexander and the Great and Cleopatra!” 21 episodes and small novel’s worth of notes later, we have reached the conclusion of the series. After the Battle of Actium,... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Madeleine Smith
During the Middle Ages, demonic possession was the go to explanation for erratic or different behaviour within society.  The treatment for this was exorcism.  When reviewing cases of possession from the past, experts have found traits that lean towards affected individuals having personality disorders, mood disorders, and other mental illnesses.... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Brenda Ganske
I’m kicking off the holiday season with a quick discussion of one of my favorite Christmas movies…The Lion in Winter!Host: Carol Ann Lloydcarolannlloyd.com@shakeuphistoryCreative Director: Lindsey LindstromMusic: Historical Documentary licensed through Audio Jungle/Envato MarketsThough a series of Christmas celebrations, Eleanor developed from being a young girl in Aquitaine to Queen Consort... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Carol Ann Lloyd
On the first anniversary of his coronation, Napoleon faced off against a powerful Coalition army. With France's strategic situation deteriorating by the hour, he formed an audacious plan to win the war in a single stroke. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Everett Rummage
Apologies as this week, I couldn't find the time to research a proper podcast history episode, but instead of not doing anything, here is an episode where I go through a well shared article written by Paul McDougal for the Travel Medium website (https://travelmedium.com) of the "21 Things NOT to... Read more
Published on: 2021-12-01
By Owen Innes
During the 1920s, it could be said no one was a better goal scorer than Babe Dye. Gifted with a hard and accurate shot that made up for his poor skating ability, Dye would lead the league several times in scoring and goals before a broken leg began a sharp... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
Source: Pucks and Cups
By Craig Baird
As a child, did you ever wonder why Garfield wanted to send Nermal to Abu Dhabi [and actually, where the heck is that place anyway]?! On this episode, Julia flies you to the United Arab Emirates to discuss the history, culture, geography, and [of course] the tourist attractions of the... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
By Miss Information
It's time to welcome LJ Trafford back onto the podcast and talk about her new book, Sex and Sexuality in Ancient Rome. We discuss a number of topics, from homosexuality through to what the sexual expectations were of the time. What did the Romans view as acceptable and what was... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
By AncientBlogger
This week on Hashtag History, we are discussing Patty Hearst who -- in 1974 at only nineteen-years-old -- was kidnapped from her apartment in Berkeley, California. A few days after her kidnapping, a tape was received by a Berkeley radio station from the Symbionese Liberation Army that stated that they... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
Source: Hashtag History
By Hashtag History
We explore a forgotten period in the history of colonisation in Latin America, when the Welser banking family briefly colonised Klein-Venedig (Little Venice) in Venezuela from 1526-1546. For further reading, check out the sources used in this episode at https://hocpodcast.wordpress.com.... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
By Fidellithy Tan
In this episode of The Low Countries Radio, we are going to delve into some of the sports that have developed in, or been adopted by and grown in, Belgium and the Netherlands. We will hear about people who listen intently to birds in little boxes while they keep track... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-30
By Republic of Amsterdam Radio
Constantine has been called “The Great,” but why? Why does a Roman Emperor who died 1,700 years ago have fingerprints on our modern world? The post Why Was Constantine So Great? | 331AD-340AD appeared first on TGNR.... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Paul K. DiCostanzo, Patrick Foote
In this episode of Accessible Art History: The Podcast, I'm discussing the life and works of the incredible Augusta Savage! For images and sources: https://www.accessiblearthistory.com/post/podcast-episode-58-augusta-savage ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Welcome to Accessible Art History! Here, we provide a space for art lovers, students, and anyone who is curious to explore all periods of... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Accessible Art History
The Serbian declaration of war came as a shock to Bulgaria, who now has to rush its soldiers from the Ottoman border to meet the invaders. Deprived of nearly its entire officer corps, the country looks ripe for conquest. Now. as the Serbs advance on 3 fronts, the question hangs... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Eric Halsey
Finally we get to the end of our contextualizing episodes! I know, it's been a bit of a long road. This episode features a look at Europe. I know the season is about the Pacific, but we really need to at least address Europe so that's what we do here.... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Shawn Warswick
Is it possible to win your way to defeat? Benjamin Harrison and the 51st Congress might say so. After passing almost all the legislation they had campaigned on in 1889, American voters dealt them crippling defeats in 1891 and 1893. What went wrong?Join me as I interview Charles Calhoun, a... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Kenny Ryan
One afternoon in 1938, a tall, good-looking 22 year old young able Seaman arrived at his parents home in Bristol, on leave from his ship docked in Portsmouth. Two hours later he went quietly with officers to the Central Police Station to face the charge of murdering his Father.  What... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By The Backtracker
Sophie (age 8) and Ellie (age 6) tell the story of the invention of the Tank.----more---- At the outbreak of World War One, armies had infantry, artillery and cavalry. Many of the general had been in the cavalry themselves. However, once war started everyone realized that cavalry was not going... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Sophie (7) & Ellie (5) tell history for kids
This week's women are/were in it for the long haul! First, Kelley covers Dolores Huerta, a labor activist who fights for the rights of migrant workers and is one of the most badass women without a spleen! Then, Emily tells the story of Julia Kabance, a Cherokee WWII veteran who... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Wining About Herstory
El cine europeo se atrevió con el género bélico y de la mano de Jean-Jacques Annaud y basándose en la historia del duelo de francotiradores entre Vasili Záitsev (Jude Law) contra Köning (Ed Harris) en Stalingrado presentan Enemigo a las Puertas.  Un film con mucha emoción, un western en toda... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Dani CarAn
NLS, or the oN-Line System, is often looked at as a mile marker in the development of modern computing. It was the first system to use a mouse, one of the first functional examples of hypertext, pioneered remote collaboration, and so much more. But how much do you know about... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Sean Haas
Thanks to his role in the Maccabean Revolt, Antiochus IV Epiphanes of the Seleucid Empire played an important part in the history of Judaism. From the prophecies of Daniel to the histories of Josephus, Dr. Joseph Scales joins the show to talk about the perception of Antiochus IV in the... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By The Hellenistic Age Podcast
Check out the podcast website Check out The History of Byzantium Check out Pax Britannica Merch! Facebook | Twitter | Patreon | Donate For this episode, I found the following publications particularly useful: Kenyon, J. and Ohlmeyer, J., The Civil Wars: A Military History of England, Scotland, and Ireland, 1638-1660.... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
Source: Pax Britannica
By Samuel Hume
In 1741 a slave conspiracy gripped New York.... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-29
By Allen Ayers
We talk about the Chuck Norris classic Good Guys Wear Black and the best stretch jeans on the market. ... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By The Long Seventies
Sigfrido tras asesinar a Fafnir y perder a su mentor y mejor amigo Regin, vaga sin rumbo devastado por la pérdida, y dudando de si su destino es el correcto, Greyfel guiado por Odín lo lleva a conocer y rescatar a Brunhilda, la valquiria desterrada, de quien quedará enamorado, y... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
Source: Mitos y más
By David García
The brief and horrid history of thumbscrews and the Pear of Anguish! Join Patreon NOW to watch the episodes LIVE & comment along! www.patreon.com/historicalafpod Review the podcast and you can win an "If you know, you know" tote bag! Just email historicalafpod@gmail.com showing you left that review and you are entered!  Want to... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By historicalafpod
Sponser Links:la-touraine.com use promo code KHPhttps://linktr.ee/Kyhistorypod... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By Jameson Cable
In which we start talking about the 1869-70 Métis resistance that led to the creation of Manitoba and represented many of the issues that Canada still faces today. ---  Contact: historiacanadiana@gmail.com, Twitter (@CanLitHistory) & Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/CanLitHistory). --- Support: Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/historiacanadiana); Paypal (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/historiacanadiana); the recommended reading page (https://historiacanadiana.wordpress.com/books/) --- Sources &... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By Patrick Aura
The Continentals attempt to establish a fort in the Ohio region over the winter of 1778-79.  Local tribes are unhappy with the deal and after a brief siege, force the Americans to withdraw back to Fort Pitt. Blog https://blog.AmRevPodcast.com includes a complete transcript, as well as pictures, and links related to this... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By Michael Troy
Edinburgh Castle is a standout on the Edinburgh City landscape and is a definite must if one wishes to walk through the history and endless sieges the place has been forced to endure. If you wish to read instead of listening, then make sure to out the Destination: History publication... Read more
Published on: 2021-11-28
By Chantelle Bryant