Episode 02 – Ancient Pirates & The Quest For Stuff !
In this episode we’ll cover the Earliest Pirates known as The Sea Peoples. Enjoy! Here are two Maps to help understand the episode…. This Map shows the Bronze Ages Societies that had to deal with The Sea Peoples. Its interesting that the destruction and collapse of these Bronze Aged societies all starting from around the same time, in the years around 1200 BCE and within a 50 year period the Mycenaean‘s, Minoans, and Hittites disappeared, along with most of the Canaanites, leaving the Egyptians, who after the encounter were never really the same again. Episode 2 Highlights, including Key Cities, Battles, and Possible directions of the Sea Peoples Attacks/Migrations.
25 Nov 2014
Episode 03 – The Phoenicians and Greek Pirates
We’ll focus on what happened after the Sea Peoples, The rise of The Phoenicians and the Greek Pirates who also came along for the Ride. We have Reprisal Strikes with help from my Cat Captain Joey, and Keelhauling is explained with help from The Lesser Bonapartes…
2 Jan 2015
Episode 14 – PART 2 – Blackbeard – Fav Male Pirate – International Pirate Awards Results
Part 2 of these special episodes of HoPP is focusing on the International Pirate Awards and the winner for Favorite Male Historical Real Pirate ! The winner as we mentioned on the last episode, is a one Blackbeard Was he really as scary as everyone thought… Cheers to Gasparilla Media Website Design Renaissance Festival Podcast Under The Crossbones Podcast for this excellent opportunity to be part of such a great group of Pirates. Captain Cb’
18 Nov 2016
Episode 13 – PART 1 – Anne Bonny – Fav Female Pirate – International Pirate Awards Results
Today’s special episode of HoPP is focusing on the International Pirate Awards and the winner for Female Historical Real Pirate ! I won’t spoil the fun here with telling you who the winner is, so hurry up and listen….but remember you can find the full list of winners for all sorts of piratical categories at http://internationalpirateawards.org/ Part 2: Male Historical Real Pirate Winner will be announced at the end of todays episode. Cheers to Gasparilla Media Website Design Renaissance Festival Podcast Under The Crossbones Podcast for this excellent opportunity to be part of such a great group of Pirates. Captain Cb’
19 Sep 2016
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Episode 12 – Special Episode – Under the Crossbones feat. International Pirate Awards
Afternoon Crew! While you’re waiting for the next episode of HoPP, take a moment and check out this Special Episode which has been recorded by friend of the show Phil Johnson from the Under the Crossbones Podcast. http://www.underthecrossbones.com/ We are posting it on both feeds because its about the first annual international pirate awards!!! Phil talks with David and Serena Reiland around the 30 minute mark about the 1st annual International Pirate Awards. How it began and how you get to vote for your favorite pirate stuff. And we’ll dig into their Renaissance Festival Podcast a bit too. I’d recommend listening to the entire episode and make sure to listen to other episodes of the Under the Crossbones Podcast. Check out the International Pirate Awards website here: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2557547/International-Pirate-Awards
5 Jul 2016
Episode 11 – The Vikings – Part time Pirates
On today’s episode of HoPP we look at the Pirates / Vikings that went to Ireland and how they were greeted by the Irish settlers, and then we turn to France and how the Vikings visited them many times before getting bored. This episode is not as long as usual, but after the waves we give away two books to Pirate Lords who have donated to HoPP via the website www.historyofpiratespodcast.com Big shout out to Chad Davies from the Scientific Odyssey Podcast for today’s intro. Follow the link below to check out his podcast! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-scientific-odyssey/id929334927?mt=2 The first book we give away is : E.T Fox’s Jolly Rogers; The True History of The Pirate Flags. Check out his website here: http://www.etfox.co.uk/index.php The second book we give away is Brad Perri’s Pirate Mike comic book ( Second Issue! ). Check out his website here: https://piratemikecomics.com/ Your friend and Captain, Craigbuddy
6 Jun 2016
Episode 10 – The Vikings – Pirate enough for the pirate club?
On the latest episode of The History of Pirates Podcast, we look at the basics of the Vikings. Why are we talking about the Vikings on a Pirate podcast ? Good question… Well lets cover that first. Also we have a special guest introduction from Chris Stewart of The History of China Podcast and look at what Vikings try to steal..when they go out to plunder. Maybe if we have time we can look at a few more Pirate …uhh…Vikings Torture methods…. After the waves, I ( Captain Craigbuddy) will explain where I’ve been the last few months, and a few thanks to members of the crew for helping with the episode. Its finally time to do a giveaway for the first Book for our BRETHREN OF THE COAST members …. our 29 Pirate Lords donated to the podcast at www.historyofpiratespodcast.com through paypal, or using email@example.com. The first book we will give away is The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodard Remeber to visit http://darkmyths.org/ to see all the members of the Dark Myths podcast collective Welcome the crew for all our new listeners…!
2 Dec 2015
Episode 09 – Cilician Pirates & Rome – Part 2
On episode 09 of the History of Pirates Podcast, we continue our look at The Cilician Pirates ! For Part 2, we learn about Caesar & The Pirates (Also a great cover band), as well as what i call the “Spartacus Money Grab” and then we’ll cover Pompey the Great and how he beat every single pirate into submission…all by himself. Well not really, but it was still pretty impressive…. Lets welcome the Small Business Community Network (SBCN) as our first Sponsor on HoPP! https://www.sbcncanada.org/ https://www.sbcncanada.org/ Special Introduction by my good buddy Kevin Valbonesi of the “Voices from the Ages” Podcast.
9 Sep 2015
Episode 08 – Cilician Pirates & Rome – Part 1
On episode 08 of the History of Pirates Podcast, we look at the Biggest and Baddest of all the Ancient Pirate Groups…The Cilicians. We’ll look at where they live and how they do that pirating thing so well…. Big shout out to our newest pirate lords who’ve donated to the history of pirates podcast via Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org Also I mention a really sweet Comic called Anne Bonnie by Tim Yates and www.bluejuicecomics.com
30 Jun 2015
Episode 07 – Illyrian Pirates & Rome
In Episode 07 of HoPP we look at the Illyrian Pirates and how Rome tries to deal with them. We have another Amazing Special Guest Introduction, The Legendary Time Traveler Jordan Harbour from Jordan Harbour’s Twilight Histories Podcast. Then we look at the Pirate Queen Teuta and her Issue with 2 Roman brothers… After all that, If we have time, we’ll learn the valuable Lesson “If its too good to be true, you’re probably right! ” thanks to groups of friendly Pirates…. Remember to visit www.historyofpiratespodcast.com to join the Brethren of The Coast and become a Pirate Lord OP ( Original Pirate )
3 May 2015