Author Archives: Andrew Mence

The Egyptian History Podcast

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A history of Egyptian culture, art, faith, kingship, love, death, war and everything else! We give special attention to the Egyptians’ tales and documents, to let their history come alive “in their own words.” Listen to a 5 min sample: Visit the website: The Egyptian History Podcast Read More »

Myths and History of Greece and Rome

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A journey through the myths and history of Ancient Greece and Rome for all the family. Myths and History of Greece and Rome Website Read More »

A History Of: Alexander the Great

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A look at the life of Alexander the Great, from his birth in Macedonia and his conquests to the edge of the world and back. A History Of: Alexander the Great Website Read More »

A History Of – Hannibal and the Punic Wars

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A History Of: Hannibal and the Punic Wars is a biweekly biography of everybody’s favourite Carthaginian general. We follow Hannibal throughout his campaigns as well as looking at the Punic Wars at large. This is done through a mixture of lecture style episodes as well as more relaxed Let’s Talk episodes; in which I invite guests onto the show to ... Read More »

Ancient Rome Refocused

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Rob Cain uses a story-telling approach to discuss the life, culture, and society of ancient Rome. Rome is ever-present in today’s world. Rob Cain adds a sense of belonging, of standing at the Forum, in the Senate or at a villa. His unique podcast allows the listener to experience a day in the life of Rome. Listen to this sample: Visit ... Read More »

Talking History: The Italian Unification

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Two brothers telling the story of the Italian Unification, 1790-1870. Our story will start with a quick recap of Italian history from Roman times to 1790, then we’ll slow down and examine the complex social, political, and economic themes as we cover the events of the Italian Unification. Listen to this sample: Visit the website: Talking History: The Italian Unification Read More »

A History of OIl

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Since oil is arguably the catalyst for our modern society, geo-poltiical situations and the literal fuel of our economy it is only right that it has its own dedicated history podcast. Well researched, well spoken and produced, informative and entertaining. It is amazing to see how oil is part of almost every thing and event in modern history. Listen to ... Read More »

Voices of the First World War

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Hear about the First World War from those who were there. This fascinating series uses original recordings to mark the centenary of 1914. Voices of the First World War Website Read More »

Space Rocket History

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From ancient times to the present, Space Rocket History explores the world of space exploration.  The podcast and blog are updated weekly. Listen to this sample: Visit the website: Space Rocket History Podcast Read More »