When Diplomacy Fails Podcast

Current: Thirty Years War series Patreon: Poland Is Not Yet Lost Hello and welcome history friends patrons all to When Diplomacy Fails Podcast, or WDF as I like to call it! My name is Zack Twamley, history PhD student, author and all-round history nerd! For over seven years, I have been privileged to examine wars throughout history through a unique lens. I always try to ask what on the surface may seem like very reasonable questions - why, how and WHEN did diplomacy fail? This approach has enabled a loyal base of 'history friends' to grow up around WDF, and thanks to their much appreciated work getting the word out there, we have taken history podcasting to incredible new heights! You should know that my jam at WDF is not the mundane, the tedious or the repetitive - I care little for the logistics of why one general moves his forces to point A, or what impact weapon X had on the war. Instead, I delve into human agency, the story populated by sometimes ingenious, sometimes fatally flawed human beings, who believed or had been led to believe that the time was right for war...

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 45m. Bisher sind 600 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 20 days 2 hours 30 minutes

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30YearsWar #26: The Disunited Provinces


The Disunited Provinces


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30YearsWar #23: My Poor Palatinate


In this episode, we examine the years between roughly 1620-22, as Frederick moved into his new home in The Hague, just as the war between Spain and the Dutch was about to resume. Like many others at the time, Frederick believed that the Eighty Years Wa...


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[AD] 'The Fault Line: Bush, Blair and Iraq' OUT NOW!


The Fault Line: Bush, Blair and Iraq is out NOW!


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