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4.3 out of 5 stars from 6k ratings
  • Great topics

    This podcast features compelling historians speaking on a wide array of topics. Always smart and interesting.

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa month ago
  • So interesting, better then tv!

    I’ve been listening to this for years and years, and I’ve learnt so much. Brilliant range of historical subjects. I hope it never stops. Brilliant guest speakers

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdoma month ago
  • The academic says argh and umm too frequently. She needed to relax and let her speech flow.

    Peter Maruff
    a month ago
  • There are still massed trespasses. I understand wild swimmers are planning one near Kinderscout. If Scotland can have free access to inland water, why can't England?

    Isobel Holland
    a month ago
  • It’s free & mostly interesting

    Stop winging

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdoma month ago

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