Rank #1: Episode 02 – Ancient Pirates & The Quest For Stuff !
In this episode we’ll cover the Earliest Pirates known as The Sea Peoples.
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.
Nov 25 2014
Rank #2: 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…
Jan 02 2015
Rank #3: Episode 04 – Pirate Media: Books, Movies & Video Games
Welcome to Episode 04 of the History of Pirates Podcast !
Today we’ll focus on The Media of Pirates, and what aspects are Real and what are Fictional.
The Pirate Books, fiction and non-fiction will be discussed, as well as Pirate Movies and a very important Video Game to do with Pirates as well!
We look at Careening, Ham Night, and we have a special Guest intro ! We also discuss the History of Pirates and The 10th Annual Podcast Awards, at www.Podcastawards.com and our ability to win, if not this year, then maybe next year.
Jan 31 2015
Rank #4: Episode 05 – Ancient Pirates of the Aegean Sea
For episode 05 of the History of Pirates Podcast, we have special guest and Bloody Buccaneer Rob Monaco giving an intro for the podcast. Thanks Rob!
We cover Ancient Pirates of the Mediterranean, with special focus on the Aegean Sea.
Then we cover Grog and discuss a possible History of Pirates Podcast Memorabilia idea and introduce the “Brethren of The Coast”.
Any comments, remember to email email@example.com
Feb 25 2015
Rank #5: 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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…!
Dec 02 2015
Rank #6: Episode 06 – The Island of Rhodes & Tyrrhenian Pirates
In Episode 06 we have another Amazing Guest introduction !
We look at The Island of Rhodes and the Tyrrhenian Pirates that drive them up the wall. We look at the Etruscan Pirates and the torture they used on many Greek Captives.
As well we Thank our First Three Pirate Lords for Donating to the Podcast at the website www.histroyofpiratespodcast.com and joining the Brethren of The Coast for the chance to win special Items and books.
Mar 26 2015
Rank #7: 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!
Special Introduction by my good buddy Kevin Valbonesi of the “Voices from the Ages” Podcast.
Sep 09 2015
Rank #8: 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 )
May 03 2015
Rank #9: 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 email@example.com
Also I mention a really sweet Comic called Anne Bonnie by Tim Yates and www.bluejuicecomics.com
Jun 30 2015
Rank #10: Episode 12 – Special Episode – Under the Crossbones feat. International Pirate Awards
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:
Jul 05 2016