1 Peter Frankopan on global history in 20202020-08-05 11:00:00
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2 Medieval dynasties: how to stay on the throne2020-08-03 11:00:33
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3 Everything you ever wanted to know about Ancient Greece, but were afraid to ask (part 2)2020-08-02 05:00:34
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4 Shadow King: The Life and Death of Henry VI2020-08-01 05:00:00
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5 The Princes in the Tower: History’s Greatest Mysteries2020-07-31 11:00:21
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6 Stonehenge: History’s Greatest Mysteries2020-07-30 11:00:33
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7 The fate of Jesus’s body: History’s Greatest Mysteries2020-07-29 11:00:00
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8 The lost colony of Roanoke: History’s Greatest Mysteries2020-07-28 11:00:00
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9 The Voynich Manuscript: History’s Greatest Mysteries2020-07-27 11:00:12
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10 Everything you ever wanted to know about Ancient Greece, but were afraid to ask (part 1)2020-07-26 11:00:05
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11 Uncrowned Queen: The Fateful Life of Margaret Beaufort, Tudor Survivor2020-07-25 11:00:00
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12 Unburied treasures2020-07-24 11:00:04
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13 African American abolitionists in Britain2020-07-22 11:00:13
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14 A history of magic2020-07-20 11:00:00
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15 Everything you ever wanted to know about medieval queens, but were afraid to ask2020-07-19 11:00:00
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16 At home with the medieval aristocracy2020-07-18 11:00:00
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17 Lionheart of stone: the medieval statue debate2020-07-17 11:00:31
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Lionheart of stone: the medieval statue debate

The past few months have seen vigorous debates about the future of statues to contested historical figures, typically related to the colonial era and the Confederacy. In this episode, historian Simon John considers whether we need to broaden the discussion out to include the medieval era and in particular the violent actions of the 12th-century English king Richard the Lionheart. Historyextra.com/podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…read more

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19 Nero: Rome’s Antichrist?2020-07-13 11:00:24
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20 Everything you ever wanted to know about the Cuban Missile Crisis, but were afraid to ask2020-07-12 11:00:00
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