Flash Point History

I came, I saw, I podcasted

http://flashpointhx.podomatic.com

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h2m. Bisher sind 25 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 2 Monate erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts
subscribe
share





  • 1
  • 2
  •    
  • 3
  • >

History of the Black Death


The Black Death was the greatest pandemic in history. While it was estimated that 30-40% of Europe perished, world wide the death toll came to over 200 million. The story of the Plague is the story of a perfect storm where just the right developments...


share







   1h4m
 
 

WOTW - 11 - Part 1 - Reconquista The Last Kingdom of Islam - Moors of Granada


In the early 13th Century, the Reconquista has advanced as never before. Under the warrior King of Castile, Ferdinand III, Al Andalus has been diminished to a fragment of her former glory. But her legacy is not over yet. A new kingdom arises in...


share







 2019-11-18  57m
 
 

WOTW - 10 - Part 2 - Reconquista The Next Generation - Alphonso X The Wise King


The year is now 1252. Ferdinand III, the warrior king of Castile, is dead. He leaves his son the most powerful kingdom of the Iberian Peninsula. Alphonso X comes to power, and while he has ambitious goals he has even greater challenges. While he may...


share







 2019-06-08  58m
 
 

WOTW - 10 - Part 1 - Reconquista The Next Generation - Ferdinand III The Warrior King


The story of the Reconquista continues in the aftermath of the Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa. Castile is united with Leon, creating the largest Kingdom since the time of the Umayyad Caliphate of Cordoba. Under her new king, Ferdinand III, a massive...


share







 2019-03-31  58m
 
 

WOTW - 9 - The History of the Reconquista - The Rise of the Christian Kingdoms


We take a step back in this episode and look at the Rise of the Christian Kingdoms and the beginning of the epic struggle to retake the Iberian Peninsula from the Muslims. With the birth of Asturias, Leon, Castile, Navarre, Portugal, Catalonia, and...


share







 2018-12-15  1h18m
 
 

WOTW - 8 - ALMOHADS & LAS NAVAS DE TOLOSA - HISTORY OF MOORISH SPAIN


The story of Al Andalus & Moorish Spain continues as the Almoravids are replaced by an even more fundamental Almohad. However, the Christian Kingdoms in the north are also becoming more organized in the era of religious crusades.  Contribute...


share







 2018-09-02  1h16m
 
 

War of the Worlds - Bonus - The First Crusade


We break from the history of Al Andalus and take a quick peek on the other end of the Mediterranean. A new era in warfare begins as the Crusades would start and pit Christianity versus Islam.    Contribute on Patreon:...


share







 2018-07-14  42m
 
 

War of the Worlds - EP 7 - Taifas & Almoravids - History of Moorish Spain


The historical narrative continues as the Taifa states discover that a house divided can not stand. In this difficulty situation they look for help from the Almoravids who have grown in power in North Africa.   Contribute on Patreon:...


share







 2018-05-31  51m
 
 

War of the Worlds - EP 6 - Cordoba & Moorish Spain - The Ornament of the World


A look into the cultural heritage of Moorish Spain. Was it truly a golden age of enlightenment and meaningful co-existence? Or was it just an over celebrated failed experiment in multiculturalism?  Contribute on Patreon:...


share







 2018-04-05  51m
 
 

War of the Worlds - EP 5 - Abd Al Rahman - Camelot and Catastrophe


Contribute on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/FPHx Leave some feedback: flashpointhistory@gmail.com Follow along on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FLASHPOINTHX/ Engage on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FlashpointHx YouTube Video Accompaniment:...


share







 2018-02-01  1h6m
 
 
  • 1
  • 2
  •    
  • 3
  • >