Best History podcasts we could find (Updated January 2018)
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Revisionist History
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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.
 
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History Extra podcast
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The latest news from the team behind BBC History Magazine - a popular History magazine. To find out more, visit www.historyextra.com
 
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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
 
In "Hardcore History" journalist and broadcaster Dan Carlin takes his "Martian", unorthodox 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 isn't academic history (and Carlin isn't a historian) but the podcast's unique blend of high drama, masterful narration and Twilight Zone-style twists has entertained millions ...
 
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The British History Podcast
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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.
 
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The History Hour
Weekly
 
An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
 
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Ridiculous History
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History is beautiful, brutal and, often, ridiculous. Join Ben Bowlin and Noel Brown as they dive into some of the weirdest stories from across the span of human civilization in Ridiculous History, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.
 
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Unbuttoned History
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Informative, casual, and a little bit sexy, Unbuttoned History is the raucous history podcast for people who want to learn a bit about yesteryear, but with silly voices and swearing. Hosts Mike, a second Mike and Caleb guide you through time immemorial and play a few ridiculous games along the way.
 
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The History of Rome
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A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire.
 
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Reflecting History
Monthly
 
Reflecting History is a history podcast that explores the triumphs and tragedies of the human experience.
 
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The History of China
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An audio journey through the 5000 year history of one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations.
 
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Stuff You Missed in History Class
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Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.
 
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The History of England
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A regular podcast telling the story of England with warmth and wit and enthusiasm. The story of the great names and the events that made England the mosaic it is today; the daily lives of the people who made it so. We take a chronological approach, from the cataclysmic end of Roman Britain, all the way through to the present day – when we get there! Along the way we follow the major highways of history, and some of the side roads too – what it was like to live in the Middle Ages, why the dif ...
 
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History of Japan
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A weekly podcast on Japanese history, covering everything from prehistory to the modern era. Additional information available at the podcast blog, at www.historyofjapan.wordpress.com
 
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History on Fire
Rare
 
Where history and epic collide--"History on Fire" is a podcast by author and university professor Daniele Bolelli.
 
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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT
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History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries as they pass by and explores the deep history behind today's headlines - giving you the context to understand what is going on today.Join the conversation on twitter: @HistoryHitProducer: Dan Morelle
 
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Nerdonomy: Nerds on History
Monthly+
 
History is full amazing stories. Join hosts Bryan Moriarty, Eric Bricmont, and Sarah Ashley as they explore the most inspirational, terrifying and hilarious events in history. Everything from the creation of the universe to the invention of Cheese in a Can and everything in between. Learn something new weekly by subscribing to the Nerd’s on History podcast.
 
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Making History
Monthly
 
Series exploring the latest historical and archaeological research
 
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The China History Podcast
Monthly
 
Laszlo Montgomery presents easy-to-digest stories, events and people from China’s most ancient times up to our present day.
 
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Our Fake History
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Historical Myths Relished and Ruined!
 
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In Our Time: History
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Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.
 
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The History Chicks
Monthly+
 
Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.
 
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The History of Byzantium
Monthly+
 
A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453. www.thehistoryofbyzantium.com
 
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Irish History Podcast
Monthly+
 
The Irish History Podcast brings you on a journey through Ireland's fascinating past. This podcast is not just dates but an enthralling account of Ireland's history, looking at daily life through the ages. The show is currently focused on the Great Irish Famine of the 1840s (see below), while the archive contains the stories of Ireland's ancient High Kings, Viking raiders and the Norman Invasion of the Middle Ages. The story of the Great Famine has proved the most popular to date,Between 184 ...
 
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New Books in History
Daily
 
Interviews with Historians about their New Books
 
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Lectures in History
Rare
 
Join students in college classrooms to hear lectures on topics ranging from the American Revolution to 9-11.
 
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Spirited History
Monthly+
 
A weekly podcast that explores rich historic locations throughout the US that are kept alive by the communities that love them. We feature the sites history and some of the spirits that are reported to linger.Please Email us at spiritedhistory@gmail.com If you have a site you would like us to highlight on our show drop us a line!
 
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The History of English Podcast
Monthly
 
The Spoken History of a Global Language
 
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Tides of History
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Everywhere around us are echoes of the past. Those echoes define the boundaries of states and countries, how we pray and how we fight. They determine what money we spend and and how we earn it at work, what language we speak and how we raise our children. From Wondery, host Patrick Wyman, PhD (“Fall Of Rome”) helps us understand our world and how it got to be the way it is.
 
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American History Tellers
Weekly
 
The Cold War, Prohibition, the Gold Rush, the Space Race. Every part of your life -the words you speak, the ideas you share- can be traced to our history, but how well do you really know the stories that made America? We’ll take you to the events, the times and the people that shaped our nation. And we’ll show you how our history affected them, their families and affects you today. Hosted by Lindsay Graham (not the Senator). From Wondery, the network behind Tides Of History, History Unplugge ...
 
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The History Network
Monthly+
 
The military history podcast specialists, looking at all aspects of war through the ages.
 
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The History of Egypt Podcast
Monthly+
 
The History of Egypt, as the ancients described it. A tale of pyramids, pharaohs, gods and mysteries, told through the eyes of the ancients themselves. A member of the Agora Podcast Network
 
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Headline History
Monthly
 
Host Dan Lovallo looks at history through the lens of newspapers and other media how they reported the story at the time the historical event occurred.
 
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15 Minute History
Rare
 
A podcast for educators, students, and history buffs
 
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Islamic History Podcast
Monthly
 
My name is Abu Ibrahim Ismail and I'm an Islamic history nerd who goes deep into some of history's most entertaining and amazing stories as it relates to Islam and Muslims. You're going to hear Islamic history like you've never heard it before. From Prophet Noah to Queen Bilqis. From the Ottoman Empire to the Islamic Caliphate. If it's about Muslims and it happened in the past, Inshallah, you're going to get it here.
 
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History of the Crusades
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Over 900 years ago, thousands of Christians invaded the Middle East, intent on taking the Holy Land from the Muslims. The following 200 years were marked by a series of military campaigns known as the Crusades.Join us to follow the history of the Crusades from 1095 onwards. Castles, battles, religious clashes, Richard the Lionheart, the Assassins, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Saladin, the Knights Templar - all will feature as we examine one of the most interesting periods in history.
 
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History of Germany Podcast
Monthly
 
A podcast on the history of Germans.
 
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Russian Rulers History Podcast
Monthly
 
First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.
 
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American History Untucked
Monthly
 
American History Untucked is a podcast conversation with American Historians, hosted by Dr. David Silkenat
 
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Internet History Podcast
Monthly+
 
A History of the Internet Era from Netscape to the iPad
 
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Ottoman History Podcast
Weekly
 
Podcast by Ottoman History Podcast
 
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Lectures in Intellectual History
 
Recordings from the popular public lecture series on intellectual history in all its forms and across all ages. From 2014 held at the University of St Andrews, and between 2010 and 2013 held at the University of Sussex.
 
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The Maritime History Podcast
Monthly
 
The Maritime History Podcast is a chronological look at maritime history and its numerous facets. Beginning with ancient history, the podcast looks at trade, exploration, boat and ship-building, economics, and the relationship between the ocean and the development of society and culture throughout history. Learn more about the podcast at http://maritimehistorypodcast.com.
 
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History of the Earth
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We've concentrated the history of Planet Earth into one year. Follow the podcasts chronologically from the origin of the Earth to the origin of Mankind.
 
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History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps
 
Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King's College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, "without any gaps". www.historyofphilosophy.net
 
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History of the Papacy Podcast
Monthly
 
This show will detail the biographies and interesting facts of the Papacy of Rome. It will start in the beginning, but will not go straight through. There will be many side tracks and detours along the way. We will investigate the backstreets of the Papacy where the tour normally doesn't go.
 
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Geek History Lesson
Weekly
 
Enter your mind university! Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will educate you about a different character of pop culture each week. Geek out, laugh and learn!
 
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The History of Byzantium
Monthly+
 
A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453
 
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Great Battles of History
Monthly
 
This podcast is about interesting battles throughout history.
 
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My History Can Beat Up Your Politics
 
Today's political debates, particularly on cable news, talk radio and blog comments can be limiting. In this podcast, Bruce Carlson applies as much history as possible to the politics of today.
 
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History Author Show
Weekly
 
We’ve all been transported into the past by a special book, place or person. On the History Author Show, host Dean Karayanis and a team of correspondents bring you the people who build the time machines.
 
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House of Mystery True Crime History
 
this is Joe Uscinski's first Conspiracy Countdown for the year 2018!
 
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House of Mystery True Crime History
 
Part 2 of Steven David Lampley's Ballistics crime commentary
 
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House of Mystery True Crime History
 
Steven's True crime commentary is on Ballistics part one
 
We'll have to wait, probably, until the start of business on Tuesday for the avalanche of information that patriots like former FBI #2 James Kallstrom have told is to expect. That's one of our topics in the January 14, 2018 edition of The American Freedom Party Report and Trump Phenomenon Show. The House Intelligence and Oversight Committees ar ...…
 
We'll have to wait, probably, until the start of business on Tuesday for the avalanche of information that patriots like former FBI #2 James Kallstrom have told is to expect. That's one of our topics in the January 14, 2018 edition of The American Freedom Party Report and Trump Phenomenon Show. The House Intelligence and Oversight Committees ar ...…
 
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Internet Archive - Collection: librivoxaudio
 
LibriVox recording of Beacon Lights of History Vol 8 by John Lord. Read in English by KHand Volume 8 of the Beacon Lights of History focuses on the great rulers of the ages. In this work, Lord discusses Alfred the Great, Queen Elizabeth, Henry of Navarre, Gustavus Adolphus, Richelieu, Cromwell, Loui.... This item belongs to: audio/librivoxaudio ...…
 
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Internet Archive - Collection: audio_bookspoetry
 
LibriVox recording of Beacon Lights of History Vol 8 by John Lord. Read in English by KHand Volume 8 of the Beacon Lights of History focuses on the great rulers of the ages. In this work, Lord discusses Alfred the Great, Queen Elizabeth, Henry of Navarre, Gustavus Adolphus, Richelieu, Cromwell, Loui.... This item belongs to: audio/librivoxaudio ...…
 
From the series: PENTECOST Speaker: Mark Thomas Church: Bethesda Baptist Church, Rogerstone References: Acts 2:1-13 Resources: PENTECOST - A turning point in History (download)
 
What a beach vacation taught me about a long history of callous politics. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/12/opinion/sunday/philippines-land-impunity.html Continue reading the main storyBy burkhartpm.business@gmail.com.
 
DTH Sunday History Edition MP3 Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this would be possible. If you are willing to support the show or give as little as 5 cents a day on Patreon. Thank you! Big thanks to Dan Lueders for the theme … Continue reading DTH Sunday History Edition →…
 
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Best Podcasts Similar To Up and Vanished - 3 Episodes a week
 
Published on 08 Nov 2017. How did Charles Manson become an evil, cunning monster?In August 1969, the world is shocked by the savage murders of movie star Sharon Tate and four others at the sprawling Hollywood Hills estate she shared with film director Roman Polanski. The following night, another couple is brutally slaughtered and panic spreads ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo: President Bush, who vowed to spread the dream of homeownership, is leaving office amid a downturn rooted in the housing sector he so ardently championed.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Best of 2015: HUD conquers America. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst The Folly ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo: President Bush, who vowed to spread the dream of homeownership, is leaving office amid a downturn rooted in the housing sector he so ardently championed.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Best of 2015: HUD conquers America. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst The Folly ...…
 
Participants are: Col. Aman Anand, Spokesperson- Indian Army and Ajay Banerjee, Journalist
 
David, and Al Blumkin, discuss the evolution of Baseball rules [part 4].A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network/ab, production.Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start.…
 
This week, we cover the features of modern Japanese policing, from the friendly face of the koban police boxes to the harsh realities of Japan's rules on interrogation.
 
What happened this day in history January 12, 2018. Home page: www.liondenproduction.wordpress.com Music: www.bensound.com Information sources: Wikipedia.org, Pop-culture.us, History.com & On this day. Like, Share and Comment.
 
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Top News and Politics Podcasts In The Country – USA telephone number: 714-421-1838—-Celebrate Sun City communities everywhere with Jazz Joy and Roy all day long Saturday March 3rd 2018—–Email: JazzJoyandRoy@gmail.com
 
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Top News and Politics Podcasts In The Country – USA telephone number: 714-421-1838—-Celebrate Sun City communities everywhere with Jazz Joy and Roy all day long Saturday March 3rd 2018—–Email: JazzJoyandRoy@gmail.com
 
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Top News and Politics Podcasts In The Country – USA telephone number: 714-421-1838—-Celebrate Sun City communities everywhere with Jazz Joy and Roy all day long Saturday March 3rd 2018—–Email: JazzJoyandRoy@gmail.com
 
https://jazzjoyandroy.files.wordpress.com/2017/12/ontheairnowroyodellgraysr5.mp3By jazzjoyandroy.
 
A conversation with Amber Reimondo and Roger Clark from the Grand Canyon Trust about the history and possible future of uranium mining and contamination near the Grand Canyon. Then CWP’s Greg Zimmerman walks us through uranium claims near Bears Ears National Monument. News and links Zinke’s offshore drilling disaster Interior’s epic holiday new ...…
 
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Writing for Children: How to Write a Children's Book, Writing for Magazines, Getting Paid for Writing, Getting Published
 
WHERE DO IDEAS COME FROM? It is a common question that is difficult to answer. Ideas are elusive and their sources hard to pin down. In her guidebook Take Joy: A Writer’s Guide to Loving the Craft, Jane Yolen, prolific author of more than 300 books for children and young adults, reflects, “How much easier it would be if there were some central ...…
 
This episode we trace the emergence of orthodoxy in Islamic thought. Starting with the debates about predestination and the nature of the Qu’ran we mark the development of Islamic theology from the writings of Hasan i Basri and the Qadarites or Qadiriyyah to the formation of the ahl al-Hadith and Mutazila movements. We discuss the influence of ...…
 
Exploitation films, suing Lana and 'The President's Analyst' + this day in history w/'Amos ‘n’ Andy' debut and our song of the day by BØRNS on your Morning Monarchy for January 12, 2018.By Media Monarchy.
 
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Eye of the Watchers
 
100 Thieves joins the NA LCS in 2018 with a hyped roster and a charismatic owner Nadeshot. We break down the history, the roster, and why you should be a fan of 100 ThievesYouTube Version - https://youtu.be/W42ZpSNrIfY|| CONTACT US ||Sam - https://twitter.com/justcasual9Manny - https://twitter.com/manster415|| SUBSCRIBE ||Google Podcasts - http ...…
 
Although the focus of this class is on the history of Protestants of various stripes, it’s also important to realize that Catholicism changed a good deal during the last five hundred years. In this lecture, you’ll get a brief sketch of the history of significant Catholic movements and doctrinal declarations during this period, including the inq ...…
 
Although the focus of this class is on the history of Protestants of various stripes, it’s also important to realize that Catholicism changed a good deal during the last five hundred years. In this lecture, you’ll get a brief sketch of the history of significant Catholic movements and doctrinal declarations during this period, including the inq ...…
 
The true story of Laura Ingalls Wilde’s life has never been fully told. The Little House books were not only fictionalized but brilliantly edited, a profound act of myth-making and self-transformation. Now, drawing on unpublished manuscripts, letters, diaries, and land and financial records, Caroline Fraser—the editor of the Library of America ...…
 
Join for an enlightening interview with Jocelyn Davis, the author of The Greats on Leadership: Classic Wisdom for Modern Managers. Jocelyn's book takes us on a tour of the best leaders and leaderships ideas throughout history. How can we apply Henry V's ideas to current leadership What would yesterday's leaders say about today We'll discuss the ...…
 
What was the worst moment in wrestling history? My childhood pal, Dave Weyandt, comes back to the show to name his most hated moment. It's a matter of opinion, but there's a lot of WrestleCrap to pick from. Dave also tells his stories from Indy Wrestling (one story included Rhyno). We also talk Wrestle Kingdom 12 and a lot more. Enjoy! A "Mark" ...…
 
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