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War Stories is a narrative show that takes the broad arcs of warfare and shares the stories behind crucial points their development. In each season, the show revolves around a single topic and traces a path from before its invention to the modern-day with a focus on the people who made it happen.
 
Extraterrestrial invasion, the earth taken over by omniscient intelligences from Mars, the whole of humanity under siege and a nameless narrator who seems to be the lone survivor of the complete devastation of human civilization – scenes from a Hollywood sci-fi blockbuster? Far from it! The War of the Worlds by HG Wells was written more than a century ago and went on to become an iconic work in the science fiction genre, spawning a whole new genre of literature featuring alien invaders. It w ...
 
The flagship show of starwarsreport.com, hosts Riley Blanton and Mark Hurliman talk about all the latest Star Wars news. From Star Wars Rebels to the upcoming theatrical films, and all other new Star Wars projects, they cover it all. The show also features conversation and coverage of Star Wars Celebrations, Dragon Con, and other fan gatherings. Packed with in-depth interviews, reviews, and can’t-miss coverage and commentary, the Star Wars Report is YOUR Star Wars podcast home.
 
The Art of War is a 6th Century BC Chinese treatise on war and military strategy known for its timeless examples of strategy and planning. There is intense interest in this ancient work since it teaches how to be victorious in conflict and that the final victory ultimately is to see war as an effort to win minds and hearts rather than a mere acquisition of territory and wealth. The Art of War by Sun Tzu is a two thousand year old work, reputedly authored by a famous military general and stra ...
 
Israel Story is an award-winning podcast that tells true stories you won't hear on the news. Hosted by Mishy Harman, the bi-weekly show brings you extraordinary tales about ordinary Israelis. The show is produced in partnership with Tablet Magazine. For Hebrew episodes, see סיפור ישראלי, or go to our website: israelstory.org
 
From LCMSDS Productions, The On War & Society podcast features interviews with the most prominent historians of war and society. Host Eric Story sits down with his guests to discuss their cutting-edge research, the challenges associated with doing history, and life 'behind the book.'
 
Join the Big Finish team on their regular adventures through time, space, Victorian London, Mars, the 1960s and the Torchwood Hub in Cardiff for witty banter (ahem), free stories, news, interviews and exclusive trailers. We are best known for our Doctor Who ranges of audio plays starring Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, David Tennant, as well as a world of spin off adventures with Jago and Litefoot, UNIT, Captain Jack Harkness among others. We also produce ...
 
Ex-British Paratrooper and history fanatic Bruce Crompton is on a mission and he believes the amazing deeds of forgotten war heroes can help him. Due to the ongoing pandemic, museums all around the world are in danger of closing. If that happens the history contained within them will be lost from the public forever. In this series, inspired by unique museum items and personal artefacts, Bruce narrates incredible tales from the Second World War. He hopes that by telling these true stories, re ...
 
A team of time travelers discovers a terrible truth. The chronicles we’ve known may not be our past, it could have been altered, our memories changed and history itself set on a different path. They investigate these anomalies, traveling to different periods of our ancient history to stop the malevolent enemy trying to write a new chapter in humanity’s story. They are our only defense, heroes of ages ago, today, and the Future. They are…the Continuum Force. (Audio Fiction | Science Fiction | ...
 
Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace chronicles the lives of five Russian aristocratic families during Napoleon's invasion of Russia. Many considered this book to be the best Russian work of literature of all time and it is massive in scale. The book is divided in four volumes and the chapters don't just contain the narrative of the plot to the novel but philosophical discussions as well. This may be intimidating to average book readers but they shouldn't be discouraged to try reading War and Peace. ...
 
Ring the Death Star alarm: The GASWC - Georgia Alliance of Star Wars Collectors proudly announces the debut of its official podcast, Smuggler’s Galaxy. Star Wars collecting jaunt to the outer rim and back again, exploring topics from vintage to modern and all points in between. Expect collecting tips, and stories.
 
An audio drama miniseries, featuring an original story brought to life by a full cast, including music and sound effects from the film franchise. The Rebel Alliance has just destroyed the Death Star over the planet Yavin IV, and now are preparing a major operation to stop a blood-thirsty Imperial overlord who is developing three superweapons. Unbeknownst to them, this deranged overlord is, himself, planning a major coup to take the Galactic Empire out of the hands of the Emperor, and establi ...
 
Long-running, award-winning STAR WARS program hosted by podcasting veterans Jason Swank and Jimmy Mac, Rebel Force Radio provides STAR WARS information and entertainment. From the Classic Trilogy to the Prequels... From THE FORCE AWAKENS to ROGUE ONE to SOLO...Rebel Force Radio puts you on the front lines of fandom. Plus, plenty of CLONE WARS and REBELS too! Featuring celebrity guests, news, opinions, comedy, reviews, contests, and more.
 
First-person diaries, sound portraits, and hidden chapters of history from Peabody Award-winning producer Joe Richman and the Radio Diaries team. From teenagers to octogenarians, prisoners to prison guards, bra saleswomen to lighthouse keepers. The extraordinary stories of ordinary life. Radio Diaries is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX. Learn more at radiotopia.fm
 
Hurdling across the galaxy far, far away, is the escape pod. Round tables, discussions, after-shows, interviews, and so much more awaits you right here. Our after show series feature chronological viewing order of the animated shows for an enriching viewing experience. Look for "Clone Wars Talk" podcast episodes for those to follow along at home. We got commentaries headlines, reviews, and so much more content coming your way at light speed. We're excited to take you on the star wars journey ...
 
Star Wars, Disney, Marvel fans, this is the podcast for you! Husband and wife team Richard and Sarah (plus LOTS of interviews with amazing guests) cover Star Wars, Disney and pop culture fandom - the stuff that surrounds us, penetrates us and binds us all together as instantaneous friends! So grab a glass of blue milk and take the second star to the right straight on to this podcast. Become a Skywalker!
 
Can a Ms. Pac-Man arcade cabinet from the 1980s be haunted? How did a virtual plague nearly wipeout the massive digital realm in the World of Warcraft? Did the music in Pokemon drive people insane? The Cabinet Podcast is a bi-weekly podcast that explores the creepypastas, urban legends, and ghost stories throughout the history of video games from the rise of the arcade to the modern console generation. The stories feature familiar names like Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo, Atari, and Sega. Ever ...
 
There are rituals about to unravel... True stories of Scottish magic unfold after eight children are found in a mysterious lodge. Will you unlock their secrets before it is too late? Sounds & Text: Ali Maloney Theme tune: David Devereux (Tin Can Audio) Logo: Calum MacAskill www.caledoniangothic.com
 
Bestselling and award-winning science fiction authors talk about their new books and much more in candid conversations with host Rob Wolf. In recent episodes, he's talked with Martha Wells (The Murderbot Diaries) about endearing-but-deadly bots, Sam J. Miller (Blackfish City) about “hopeful" dystopias, Daryl Gregory (Spoonbenders) about telekinesis and espionage, Meg Elison (The Book of Etta) about memory and the power of writing, Mur Lafferty (Six Wakes) about cloning and Agatha Christie, M ...
 
In Dead Pilots Society, scripts that were developed by studios and networks but were never produced are given the table reads they deserve. Starring actors you know and love from television and film, a live audience, and a good time in which no one gets notes, no one is fired, and everyone laughs. Presented by Andrew Reich (Friends; Worst Week) and Ben Blacker (The Writers Panel podcast; co-creator, Thrilling Adventure Hour).
 
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Our Rona Thanksgiving special! We discuss the origins of Thanksgiving traditions and what our Thanksgiving traditions are. Remember to like, subscribe and leave a review to help us grow the podcast. Go to www.warstoriesofficial.com and Join our subscriber forums to get access to premium episodes. Support us at https://patron.podbean.com/warstorieso…
 
Writer, producer and self-proclaimed nerd, Adam Lance Garcia joins us to talk about meeting George Lucas, the mythology of making Star Wars and the Meta Success of The Last Jedi 4:11 - Getting into Star Wars 8:05 - Meeting George Lucas 13:00 - Mythology of Making Star Wars 22:00 - A way to keep Legends in Head Canon 27:12 - What makes something Sta…
 
ep 173: Zoe talks to Barry, Josh and Dale about Our Star Wars Stories, Star Wars, The Mandalorian and much more. Check out Barry and Josh's episode on Our Star Wars Stories https://youtu.be/z5EoZ8urT0gCheck out Dale's at https://youtu.be/NnLStx_rF7gPlease don't forget to Like, Subscribe and rate the show on iTunes, iHeartradio or wherever you liste…
 
On June 6th 1944 a band of US Army Rangers undertook one of the second world war’s most daring missions. Ahead of the main D Day landings, under ferocious fire, they had to land on an exposed beach, scale a 100ft cliff before attacking a well armed and heavily defended German force. Against overwhelming numbers their mission was to silence the huge…
 
You may not have heard of this largely unsung hero of the Civil War- William J. Cushing...but you are about to. In this interview with author Jerome Preisler (Civil War Commando-William J. Cushing and the Daring Raid to Sink the CSS Albemarle) we are treated to a first-hand look at what goes into the writing of a great non-fiction novel and why 21 …
 
The new book Star Wars Archives by Paul Duncan covering the Special Editions and Prequels is about to the streets, but news bites have already begun to emerge from the book. Did George Lucas really intended to use Darth Maul and Darth Talon is his proposed sequel trilogy? Well, as always in Star Wars, that depends greatly on your own point of view!…
 
There were a lot of crazy ideas in World War II. But possibly none more than dropping the 82nd Airborne Division on Rome in order to seize it after Italy capitulated. In this episode, Angry Staff Officer follows two US officers on their secret mission to Rome to negotiate with Italian leadership, and the result this would have for the airborne oper…
 
On this episode we discuss Ron Howard's recent comments regarding Solo and the potential for a follow up, including his belief that the growing fan support for the film bodes well for Lucasfilm to revisit it. We also talk about The Mandalorian's streaming performance and the need for unabashed silliness that we'll get out of the LEGO Star Wars Holi…
 
This week on Smuggler’s Galaxy, Glen and Jason talk about Mando Monday and all the newly announced preorders that came along with it. Then they share their personal Star Wars stories - why they love the franchise, how they got into collecting, and the importance of a strong Star Wars community. Finally, they hold a spoiler-filled discussion about t…
 
The central committee of China’s ruling Communist Party has been meeting this week in Beijing to map out its priorities for the next five years. While Americans decide whether Donald Trump or Joe Biden will set the direction of US foreign policy going forward, there is little doubt that Chinese President Xi Jinping will remain in his post for the f…
 
40 stories for 40 years of The Empire Strikes Back! Joseph and Ken talk about the first twenty stories on the 274th edition of ForceCenter! From the minds of Ken Napzok (comedian, host of The Napzok Files), Joseph Scrimshaw (comedian, writer, host of the Obsessed podcast), and Jennifer Landa (actress, YouTuber, crafter, contributor on StarWars.com)…
 
As a child Kathy Sullivan always dreamed of adventure, little did she know she would grow up to make history both in the depths of the ocean and in space. Kathy was one of Nasa's class of 1978, the first recruitment drive that brought women into its astronaut ranks. In 1984 she became the first US woman to complete a spacewalk and went on to take p…
 
Sandwiched between our two equine-centric episodes, we travel back in time to revisit - and update - one of our all-time favorite episodes, “Man, I Feel Like A Woman.” The original episode was reported by Molly Livingstone, and produced by Benny Becker with help from Raoul Wootliff and Rachel Fisher. Shoshi Shmuluvitz scored the episode with music …
 
Alix E. Harrow’s The Once and Future Witches (Redhook, 2020) begins with the familiar phrase “Once upon a time” but the novel is anything but a traditional fairytale. Yes, there are witches. But there are also suffragists. Yes, there are spells. But there are also women who fall in love with each other. While Harrow loves fairytales “because they g…
 
Mano Monday, Taco Tuesday, the LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special, and more! Here's what happens: Dicks in trucks. Finally a Who Got What where everyone plays. Our listeners are awesome. There was some cool stuff for Mando Monday that none of us bought. The LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special is RAD. There are some excellent reviews of the original Star War…
 
Daisy Ridley gave her thoughts on Rey's journey and Ken and Joseph are here to talk about that and the rest of the Star Wars on the 273rd edition of ForceCenter! From the minds of Ken Napzok (comedian, host of The Napzok Files), Joseph Scrimshaw (comedian, writer, host of the Obsessed podcast), and Jennifer Landa (actress, YouTuber, crafter, contri…
 
So many things are happening!! In todays episode, we start off with our thoughts on The Empire Strikes Back FACPOV and the Lego Holiday Special before diving into chapters 11 and 12 of The Mandalorian! Donate to trans organizations: Trans Rights Are Human Rights: This is the Way Homeless Black Trans Women Fund Want to be part of Lipstick and Lights…
 
Robin & Adam proudly present Episode 154 of Scary(ish)! Robin covers an island near Vancouver (not the UK) that has a scary history to go with spooky stories from the current residents while Adam digs into the history of one of Ireland's most famous jails and how it's ties to the Irish rebellions across the centuries explain the paranormal activity…
 
I think we just saw Snoke. A mangled body and a deep choir monk song in the background... I got a bad feeling about this... But also a very good feeling because it means we finally get some connections and some answers to the sequels.. possibly! Let's chat all about The Siege, the latest episode from The Mandalorian. Such a great direction by Carl …
 
Jacob comes back for part 2 in this multi-part series following the Marines of Three/Seven Kilo as they make their way through Musa Qala. Remember to like, subscribe and leave a review to help us grow the podcast. Go to www.warstoriesofficial.com and Join our subscriber forums to get access to premium episodes. Support us at https://patron.podbean.…
 
Rosayra Pablo Cruz tells how she fled Guatemala in April 2018 with two of her children after an attempt on her life and death threats against her eldest son. Hoping to be granted asylum in the United States, she says she didn't realise that a new "zero-tolerance" policy had just been introduced there which meant that any adults trying to cross the …
 
On this episode we discuss Katee Sackhoff breaking new ground, being the first Star Wars voice actor to make the jump from animation to live-action playing the same character. We also give our takes on the LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special, and take a look at Daisy Ridley's recent comments about the sequel trilogy, the future of Rey, and her thoughts …
 
A great holiday read that makes it hard for the reader not to feel festive and appreciative for all the gifts in their life. Catch 1001 Sherlock Holmes Stories now here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-sherlock-holmes-stories-best-sir-arthur-conan/id1534427618 Catch ALL our author interviews in one place here at 1001 History's Best Story…
 
Tarzan , with the help of Count DeCoude, is assigned an important job with French Intelligence in Northern Africa. In the unmasking a spy he makes some valuable allies and dangerous enemies. Catch ALL our author interviews in one place here at 1001 History's Best Storytellers! Android devices: https://podbay.fm/p/1001-historys-best-storytellers (cu…
 
First published in 'Weird Tales' Magazine in 1923, this is the tense and haunting story of a college math nurd who is compelled to live in what was a witches house in the shambling old fictional town of Arkham, Massachusetts. Rumors of a rat with a bearded human face and tiny human feet are rampant, and noises coming through the walls and ceilings …
 
Geoffrey Staunton, the irreplaceable three quarter of the team is missing on the eve of a big game against Oxford. Holmes is asked to find him and clear up the matter. NEW 1001 Ghost Stories & Tales of the Macabre is now playing at Apple Podcasts! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-ghost-stories-tales-of-the-macabre/id1516332327 NEW Enjoy 1…
 
In 'A LADIES MAN a group of men taking a slow steamer encounter 15 young ladies who are being sheltered by a headmistress nicknamed "the dragon" and they try to find ways to break the ice. In "A CASE OF FEVER" a older doctor aboard a passenger ship shares a past experience from the American west with his younger crewmates. Catch ALL our author inte…
 
Bob Bailey, generally thought of as the most popular of the Johnny Dollars, brought a new interpretation to the character – tough, but not hard-boiled; streetwise, but not overly cynical, Bailey's Dollar was smart and gritty when he had to be. But Bailey's Johnny Dollar was also human. His character would get emotionally involved in a number of his…
 
On the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast this week, Glen and Jason talk about their week, and Glen shares an extremely touching acquisition. Then they dive into the newest episode of the Mandalorian! This week’s episode is sponsored by blue cookies: Fresh cookies made from the milk of free range banthas. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/web…
 
The LEGO Holiday Special is here! Joseph and Ken take a look at the new spin on an old Star Wars... classic? It's a special edition of ForceCenter From the minds of Ken Napzok (comedian, host of The Napzok Files), Joseph Scrimshaw (comedian, writer, host of the Obsessed podcast), and Jennifer Landa (actress, YouTuber, crafter, contributor on StarWa…
 
S2 E4 Chapter 12 "The Siege" The action returns to Nevarro and the Mando gets reunited with Greef Carga and Cara Dune. Joining us for this roundtable are Star Wars artist Kevin Liell (Norse Legion) and tech expert David Sparks ("Mac Sparky"). Plus, the RFR switchboard is open in the second half of the show for live listener phone calls, so you neve…
 
Patricio Galvez is a Chilean musician who has lived in Sweden for the last 30 years. In 2014 his daughter Amanda travelled to Syria with her children and joined the Islamic State group. When she was killed last year he battled governments, crossed borders and entered a war zone to try and rescue her seven young children. This episode was first rele…
 
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