The History of Byzantium

A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453

https://thehistoryofbyzantium.com/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 35m. Bisher sind 274 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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Episode 217 - Diverging Paths


The Byzantines recover the West Coast of Anatolia while the Crusaders cross the plateau. As they travel the Westerners begin dropping like flies and come to hate the land they've come to liberate.


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 2020-07-02  22m
 
 

Episode 216 - The Battle of Dorylaeum


The Crusaders march out from Nicaea on their way to Antioch. First stop is at Dorylaeum on the Anatolian plateau. But the forces of Kilij Arslan are lying in wait.


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 2020-06-28  32m
 
 

Final reminder about the Intelligent Speech Conference


This is your final reminder about the Intelligent Speech Conference taking place this Saturday 27th June. I'll be taking part in two sessions and if you want to be there go to https://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/ to get tickets


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 2020-06-25  2m
 
 

Episode 215 - The Siege of Nicaea


Alexios directs the Crusaders to Nicaea where they set up a siege. Behind the scenes though the Emperor was busy negotiating with the city's garrison.


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 2020-06-19  27m
 
 

Basil II may have been gay! Intelligent Speech tickets still available for $10


Basil II may have been gay! Just one of the 'Hidden Stories' I'll be talking about at the Intelligent Speech Conference in a week's time. Tickets are still available for $10 until the 19th June.


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 2020-06-18  1m
 
 

Buy Intelligent Speech tickets now! Prices going up!


I'm a part of two sessions at the Intelligent Speech Conference on June 27th. Please consider buying your ticket today before prices go up! https://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/


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 2020-06-15  4m
 
 

Episode 214 - The Prince's Crusade


The senior nobles of the First Crusade make the journey to Constantinople. There Alexios asks them to swear an oath of allegiance to him.


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 2020-06-12  36m
 
 

Episode 213 - The People's Crusade


Our narrative resumes as the so-called People's Crusade crosses the Danube and heads for Constantinople.


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 2020-06-05  18m
 
 

The History of Byzantium is now on Patreon


The History of Byzantium is now on Patreon. Visit patreon.com/thehistoryofbyzantium to find out more


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 2020-05-29  1m
 
 

Intelligent Speech Conference 2020


I will be taking part in the Intelligent Speech Conference on June 27th. I will be part of a panel talking about how medieval history is depicted in popular culture. And giving a talk about the hidden voices of Byzantium. Find out more at intelligentsp...


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 2020-05-29  1m