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The Last Hanging in Cardiff Prison

In September 1952 Mahmood Hussein Mattan became the last to be hanged at Cardiff Prison, but...

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The Battle of Britain

15 September marks Battle of Britain Day when the Luftwaffe sought a final decisive final battle...

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Hunting Stolen Nazi Art

As the Nazi war machine rampaged across Europe it did not just take territory and resources from...

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The Frontiers of Science & History with A.C. Grayling

A. C. Grayling is one of the foremost minds of his generation and his new book explores some of...

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Henry VIII's Break with Rome

King Henry VIII was deeply religious and started out as a staunch supporter of the Pope and the...

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The Harlem Hellfighters of World War One

During World War One the 369th Infantry Regiment of the US Army gained a fearsome reputation. One...

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Twelve Caesars with Mary Beard

The title of Ceasar has echoed down the ages as the pinnacle of absolute power and perhaps even...

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History of the Taliban

In August 2021 the Taliban swept to power in Afghanistan for the second time capturing Kabul and...

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Cary: Part 2 - Vol II

After a devastating personal tragedy, Cary Grant has begun to focus upon his career as an escape,...

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The earthquake that devastated Haiti BBC
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The earthquake that devastated Haiti

In 2010 the Haitian capital and surrounding areas were hit by a catastrophic earthquake. Much of...

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Christiania: Copenhagen’s hippy commune BBC
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Christiania: Copenhagen’s hippy commune

In 1971 a group of squatters, artists and activists took over a disused military barracks on the...

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The lost king of France BBC
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The lost king of France

The last king of France and his queen, Marie Antoinette, were killed during the French...

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Jackie Kennedy and Aristotle Onassis BBC
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Jackie Kennedy and Aristotle Onassis

In the late 1960s, the widow of President Kennedy had a secret romance with Aristotle Onassis,...

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Lipstick Asylum -Nzondi (Ace Antonio Hall)

The Scream Teens are hired to raise the dead as the necro-tainment for a zombie cruise, and the...

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Spirituality and Other Dimensions

Enjoy the AD-FREE versions of our latest episodes and our archives right now on Patreon. My...

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Transplant surgery: an eye-opening history

From transfusions of lambs’ blood to tooth replacements, Paul Craddock chronicles the...

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The War of Independence (Part XV) - Daily Life during the War

After a break of three months, the War of Independence Series finally returns! This episode takes...

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History of the Taliban

In August 2021 the Taliban swept to power in Afghanistan for the second time capturing Kabul and...

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Unscripted (29)

Looking ahead to the next volume of podcasts, we whet our appetites with the prospect of medieval...

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Ep223 – The use of Britannia’s image during the Great War – Giles Penman

Giles Penman talks about his research into the use of Britannia’s image during the Great...

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ArchaeoCafé - Episode 2-08 - Gender and archaeology: An interview with Katie Vanderkolk

In this episode I talk with Katie Vanderkolk about gender in archaeology. Episode notes...

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The Start of WWII

On September 1 1939 Nazi Germany invaded Poland followed two days later by France and the United...

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Cary: Part 2 - Vol I

After discovering that the mother he thought was dead is actually alive, Cary Grant must...

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The warnings before 9/11 BBC
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The warnings before 9/11

Throughout 2001 the US authorities were being given warnings that a terror attack was imminent. A...

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Randy Thomas - Netflix Documentary 'Pray Away'

Having grown up in the city of Nashville, Tennessee, in the ’80s, when the AIDS/HIV crisis...

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237B-Odyssey Finale: To Strive, to Seek, to Find, and not to Yield

Odysseus confronts the suitors, and our long journey comes to its end. The creatures (Bakwas...

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Episode 151: Sick to Death

During the reign of Henry VIII, medical books and herbals proved to be some of the most popular...

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Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Part 1

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu was brought up to believe that it was her face that was her fortune,...

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Revisionist Revisited: Extras from the Little Mermaid Series

Malcolm revives his Little Mermaid darlings while the editor is away. The first of a series of...

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Giants: Sons of Gods

Tonight, my special guest is Douglas Van Dorn who's here to discuss mind-blowing history of...

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380 – Everybody Is Killing Everybody Else And Nobody Is Talking About It: Part 3

Up in the hills of Snowdonia, pinned between the... For a full transcript, go to...

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