Tag Archives: Best

Twilight Histories Podcast

Best History Podcast - Twilight Histories

The Twilight Histories is a podcast that should be listened to in the dark… Inspired by the Twilight Zone and Hardcore History, this show will leave you with a shiver down your spine. You are a time traveler sent to a strange and exotic land, sometimes historical, sometimes from an alternate thread in reality. You must somehow survive the Black ... Read More »

Hardcore History

image: best history podcasts hardcore history

In “Hardcore History” the very unconventional Dan Carlin takes his “Martian”, outside-the-box way of thinking and applies it to the past. Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Adolf Hitler? What would Apaches with modern weapons be like? Will our modern civilization ever fall like civilizations from past eras? This is a difficult-to-classify show that has a rather ... Read More »

The History of Rome

image: best history podcast

The History of Rome, often abbreviated THoR, is an award-winning weekly podcast created by Mike Duncan which aired between 2007 and 2012. In the 2010 podcast awards, THoR won best educational podcast. THoR covers the time period from the origin of the Roman Kingdom to the Fall of the Western Roman Empire, focusing on the most accepted chain of events according to historical consensus. The show ... Read More »

History of Philosophy

Best History Podcast - History of Philosophy

Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU Munich, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, without any gaps. The History of Philosophy Podcast Website Read More »

The History of WWII Podcast

image: best history pdocast

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 »

Norman Centuries

Best History Podcasts - Norman Centuries

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

Best History Podcasts - 12 Byzantine Rulers

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 Amazon.com) He has traveled extensively from the furthest reaches of the Byzantine Empire all the way to its heart at Constantinople. Join him ... Read More »