Author Archives: Andrew Mence

History in 5 Minutes

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Historian and veteran Middle East journalist Michael Rank looks into the most exciting events and personalities of history in this podcast and explains them in five-minute episodes so that you can absorb the facts in the fastest way possible. History in 5 Minutes Podcast Read More »

When Diplomacy Fails

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When Diplomacy Fails is a podcast containing solo informative and dual TALK episodes that cover the build up to, break out of and consequences of various wars throughout history, with a focus on diplomacy and international relations. When Diplomacy Fails Read More »

The Mexico History Podcast

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Podcaster(s): Brandon Springer Format: Chronological History Where to find it: iTunes, Podcast Website Premise: “As a country, Mexico’s history begins in 1519, when the Spanish absorbed her native peoples into Spain’s enormous colonial empire, so fusing Mexico’s native historic civilisation with the Spanish European culture.” Listening Sample: David Snipes Score: 6/10 Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem ... Read More »

The Memory Palace

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From award-winning public radio producer, Nate DiMeo, comes The Memory Palace. Short, surprising stories of the past, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, always super-great. For history buffs, fans of public radio shows like This American Life, Radio Lab, and whatnot, and for all admirers of things that are super-great. Listen to this sample: Visit the website: The Memory Palace Read More »

Legends of King Arthur and his Knights

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A retelling of the famous Legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table for all the family. Legends of King Arthur and his Knights Read More »

The British History Podcast

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The British History Podcast is a chronological telling of the story of Britain. I started in the Ice Age, and I’ve been steadily moving forward ever since. The focus of this podcast is upon the human drama that is played out in history. Rather than providing a dry recount of dates and names, I am doing my best to provide ... Read More »