Author Archives: Andrew Mence

Norman Centuries

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Lars Brownworth, author of “Lost to the West” and creator of the “12 Byzantine Rulers” podcast presents “Norman Centuries”, a podcast on the Normans. While popular Norman history focuses on the regions of France and England, Norman Centuries covers the lesser known Italian Normans as well. Norman Centuries Website Read More »

12 Byzantine Rulers

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This history of the Byzantine Empire is a lecture series written and presented by Mr. Lars Brownworth, author of the book “Lost to the West: The Forgotten Byzantine Empire that Rescued Western Civilization”. (in bookstores and on He has traveled extensively from the furthest reaches of the Byzantine Empire all the way to its heart at Constantinople. Join him ... Read More »

The History of Byzantium

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A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453 History of Byzantium Podcast Website Read More »

History of the Crusades

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Over 900 years ago, thousands of Christians invaded the Middle East, intent on taking the Holy Land from the Muslims. The following 200 years were marked by a series of military campaigns known as the Crusades. Join us to follow the history of the Crusades from 1095 onwards. Castles, battles, religious clashes, Richard the Lionheart, the Assassins, Eleanor of Aquitaine, ... Read More »

Medieval Archives

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The Medieval Archives podcast transports you back to an age of heroic kings, gallant knights and pious bishops. Separate fact from fiction and find out how the men and women of the middle ages really lived. Medieval Archives Podcast Website Read More »

Ottoman History Podcast

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A history podcast dedicated to presenting accessible and relevant information about the Ottoman Empire, the Mediterranean and Middle East. Ottoman History Podcast Website Read More »

History of English Podcast

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Thorough and interesting. Kevin Stroud works very hard both in research and quality control. His presentations are deliberately planned always keeping in mind the average-Joe listener. I am an avid podcast-listener and this is my favorite podcast. Although I cannot wait for the next one to come out, sometimes, as a father of 3, I hold off on listening until ... Read More »

The History of England

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A concise history of England in a weekly podcast. We follow English history all the way from the Anglo Saxon invasions at the start of the 6th Century. The History of England Podcast Website Read More »

Ancient Warfare Podcast

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Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years. Listen to this sample: Visit the website:¬†Ancient Warfare Podcast Read More »

Life Of Caesar

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We all know the story. Or do we? Just who was Julius Caesar? Tyrant? Or misunderstood reformer? Join Ray Harris (The World War II Podcast) and Cameron Reilly (The Napoleon Bonaparte Podcast) as they go on a journey to discover the true Julius Caesar. Life of Caesar Podcast Website Read More »