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The Inquisition

Jessica Dalton joined me on the podcast to talk about the history of the Inquisition. We...

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When the Brits Burnt the Capitol, with Peter Snow

In 1814 a British expeditionary force landed in Maryland, marched on Washington, brushed aside an...

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Lockdown Learning: The Tudors

We're very pleased to bring you this special 'Lockdown Learning' episode of the podcast,...

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Toxis: A History of Nerve Agents

In 2018, the British city of Salisbury crashed into newspaper headlines worldwide when former...

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The Second Reich

On 18 January 1871 as the Siege of Paris raged a couple of miles away King Wilhelm I of Prussia...

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Cold War Submarine Warrior

Eric Thompson has had his finger literally on the nuclear button. He joined the Royal Navy...

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In Conversation with David Baddiel

In this episode taken from our archive, David Baddiel talks to Dan about the Second World War,...

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John of Gaunt: THE Royal Ancestor

Helen Carr joins me today to discuss John of Gaunt: son of Edward III, younger brother to the...

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Remembering the Alamo with W. F. Strong

In this episode taken from our archive, I headed out to Texas in 2016 to discuss the Battle of...

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The Doolittle Raid

Today, we're talking about one of the great stories of American military history; The Doolittle...

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The Gulf War: 30 Years On

On this day thirty years ago a ceasefire was declared bringing ground operations in the first...

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Queens of Jerusalem

In today's episode of the podcast, I am joined by Katherine Pangonis a historian specialising in...

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French Resistance Heroine Heading to the Oscars

Joining me on the podcast today are Alice Doyard and Anthony Giacchino to discuss their film...

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Catherine the Great

Catherine the Great came from minor German nobility to rule become Empress of Russia and one of...

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Yuri Gagarin: The First Human to Leave Our Planet

On April 12th 1961 the Soviet Union shocked the world by launching the first man into space; Yuri...

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The Apollo Program with Kevin Fong

Getting to the moon was no easy feat, no matter how confident Kennedy may have sounded in his...

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How the Earth Shaped Human History

Great leaders? Industrial change? Revolutions? If you thought these were the things that shaped...

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The Black Death

In this podcast, Dan Snow is joined by Professor Mark Bailey, High Master of St Paul's School,...

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Henry III: The Pacific King

David Carpenter joined me on the podcast to examine one of England's most remarkable monarchs....

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Churchill's Speeches

"Their finest hour", "we shall fight on the beaches", "never in the field of human conflict was...

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