The History Network

A fortnightly military history podcast looking at all aspect of war throughout the ages.


episode 5: The Greatest Man Who Ever Lived - Charles V Holy Roman Emperor - Part 2

In this second episode of the life of Charles V Holy Roman Emperor we continue the story of his reign and of the conflicts in the first half of the 16th Century that shaped Europe and the world. The ruler of an empire is forever in the saddle and so it was with Charles. Conflict began in the year of the Diet of Worms when the French under Francis 1 invaded Lombardy in Italy. Dur: 17mins File: .mp3


 2021-04-18  16m