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Fail to the Chief

Fail to the Cheif

  Title Fail to the Chief Creator Thom Woodley Where to Find: Itunes https://failtothechief.wordpress.com/ Premise: Going over the losers of the Presidential races in chronological order, ranking and even giving opinion on how they would do in present day. Shows Listened To All, to Episode 9 Things Done Right: First off, this is a WELL put-together podcast. Thom Woodley does ... Read More »

New York City History: The Bowery Boys

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New York City History: The Bowery Boys Creator(s): The Bowery Boys Where to Find: iTunes, Website Premise: The Bowery Boys talk history of New York City Review by David Snipes Shows listened to (at time of review): #79 (The Whyos), #133 (Red Hook) , #156 (Boy Mayor of NY), Things done right: Easy to listen to style, and the hosts have ... Read More »

The History of WWII Podcast

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Ray Harris Jr. has a degree in history from James Madison University. He’s been obsessed with the events and people from WWII since he first learned of them. He’s been waiting years for someone to do a podcast on WWII and couldn’t wait any longer. Listen to this sample: Visit the website: The History of WWII Podcast Read More »

Talking History: The Italian Unification

Best History Podcast - Italian Unification

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

Best History Podcast - A History of Oil

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

Best History Podcast - Voices of the First World War

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

Best History Podcasts - Space Rocket History

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 »

The Arab Spring – A History

Best History Podcast: The Arab Spring - A History

The Arab Spring: A History is a biweekly podcast seeking to explore just how the Arab Spring happened. If you’ve ever wondered just what has been happening in the Middle East for the last few years, this is the podcast for you. So, how are we going to do this? We’re going to tell the story of the Middle East ... 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 »