Dan Snow's History Hit

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.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 919 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 18 days 16 hours 47 minutes

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The Partition of Ireland


Patricia Clavin, Niamh Gallagher and Caoimhe Nic Dháibhéid joined me on the pod to discuss the history of the partition of Ireland. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every single epis...


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   36m
 
 

The Tudor Crown Discovered in a Field?


Leanda de Lisle joined me on the podcast to discuss the history of the Tudor Crown. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every single episode of this podcast from the beginning (400 extr...


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   23m
 
 

History Legends: Mary Beard


This episode is the third of our History Legends podcasts, featuring Mary Beard. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every single episode of this podcast from the beginning (400 extra e...


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   43m
 
 

History of Gaming


Tristan Donovan joined me on the podcast to talk about the history of gaming. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every single episode of this podcast from the beginning (400 extra epis...


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   25m
 
 

Andy McNab on the Gulf War


From the day he was found in a carrier bag on the steps of Guy's Hospital in London, Andy McNab has led an extraordinary life. As a teenage delinquent, Andy McNab kicked against society. As a young soldier he waged war against the IRA in the stree...


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Best of 2020 Part Two


Part Two: a compilation of the best podcasts of 2020. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every single episode of this podcast from the beginning (400 extra episodes). We're runnin...


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   1h11m
 
 

A Faustian Bargain? The Nazi-Soviet Partnership


On 23 August 1939, German Foreign Minister Joachim von Ribbentrop and Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov signed a pact in Moscow. This pact was perplexing to many at the time, and remains the subject of much discussion, mainly for the fact that...


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St Paul's, the Blitz and THAT photo


80 years ago today the Second Great Fire of London was unleashed by sustained German bombing during one of the fiercest nights of the Blitz. On this podcast Dan goes on a tour around the City of London with Clive Harris looking at how Luftwaffe bombs r...


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History Legends: Eric Foner


Eric Foner joined me on the podcast to talk about Reconstruction, the attempt to reimagine the American Republic following the Civil War. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as well as every singl...


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Dan's Dickensian Christmas


Dan Snow is treated to a range of Dickensian Christmas delights courtesy of historian Pen Vogler, from mince pies to Charles Dickens' favourite punch. Subscribe to History Hit and you'll get access to hundreds of history documentaries, as w...


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