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Revolutions

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Shows listened to (at time of review): All up to 11/5/14 Creator(s): Mike Duncan Where to Find: iTunes, Website Premise: Mike Duncan tells the story of world revolutions in a chronological order. Things done right: Duncan has a style and a polished format that tells the story in a clear and easy to follow manner. He  is able to weave a very ... 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 »

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 »

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 »

The Arab Spring – A History

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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 »

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 »