Short Histories

Part of the world History section. How Countries developed and major historical events. Check out our youtube channel for other historical videos podcasts. https://www.youtube.com/@englishthroughhistory

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 8m. Bisher sind 67 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 5 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 11 hours 21 minutes

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episode 8: The Silk Road: The Trade Network that Shaped the Ancient World


In today's episode, we'll be looking at the Silk Road- an incredible dynamic trade network that spread goods, culture and ideas across the ancient world.


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episode 7: J Edgar Hoover: The FBI's Enigmatic Leader


In Today's episode, we will examine the history of J Edgar Hoover- one of the most controversial and celebrated figures in 20th Century America.


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episode 6: The History of the Mafia in America


In today's episode, Eric Flynn will be talking about the Mafia in America: The History, the opportunities, and the consequences to American Society.


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   16m
 
 

episode 5: The Gwangju Massacre: A Dark Chapter in South Korean History


In Today's episode we will be exploring the Gwangju Massacre, an event so impactful that it directly changed the course of the Nations History


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   8m
 
 

episode 4: The History of Coffee: The World's most popular drink


In Today's episode, we will examine the History of Coffee- from its humble origins to a global trading power.


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   7m
 
 

episode 3: The History of Statue of Liberty


In today's episode, we will be examining the Statue of Liberty. From it's conception to the final, global symbol, this iconic statue represents both Friendship and Liberty.


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 2023-10-27  6m
 
 

episode 3: The History of Alcatraz


In Today's episode, Eric Flynn will talk about the history of Alcatraz Island- a place infamous for its prison. Eric will explore the development of the Island from Colonial Times and its place in American Culture and History. Eric is also a novelist and you can find his debut book Might of the Gods in the links below. https://www.amazon...


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 2023-10-20  17m
 
 

episode 2: The Australian Gold Rush


This episode covers the Australian Gold Rush-an event of significant importance that helped shape the Nation.


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 2023-10-14  7m
 
 

episode 1: Margaret Thatcher: The Iron Lady of Britain


In today's episode we will be looking at Britain's first Female Prime Minister. Both controversial and inspiring, her policies shaped Britain on the global and domestic stage, with the effects still felt to this day.


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 2023-10-05  8m
 
 

episode 10: The Night Witches of World War II


In today's episode we will be examing the Soviet all female fighter pilot regiment known as the 'Night Witches'. These brave women terrified German soldiers with unconventional tactics and stealth bombing, achieving legendary staus during the war and afterwards.


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 2023-09-30  7m