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Here at Giants of History, we produce a weekly biographical podcast that explores history’s most fascinating figures from cradle to grave. In each series, we strive to highlight the best stories and most monumental moments in each subject’s respective life. Our goals are to entertain our listeners, as well as provide inspiration through education.

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Here at Giants of History, we produce a weekly biographical podcast that explores history’s most fascinating figures from cradle to grave. In each series, we strive to highlight the best stories and most monumental moments in each subject’s respective life. Our goals are to entertain our listeners, as well as provide inspiration through education.

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By rhurbarbday - Oct 27 2019
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Truly appreciate the depth of research. Delivery is also delightful. Well done

Great job!

By Kingdom rush IV - Sep 03 2019
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I just found you a week ago and am so glad. I’ve been listening almost nonstop since.

iTunes Ratings

741 Ratings
Average Ratings
664
35
17
9
16

Excellent

By rhurbarbday - Oct 27 2019
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Truly appreciate the depth of research. Delivery is also delightful. Well done

Great job!

By Kingdom rush IV - Sep 03 2019
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I just found you a week ago and am so glad. I’ve been listening almost nonstop since.

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Giants of History

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Here at Giants of History, we produce a weekly biographical podcast that explores history’s most fascinating figures from cradle to grave. In each series, we strive to highlight the best stories and most monumental moments in each subject’s respective life. Our goals are to entertain our listeners, as well as provide inspiration through education.

Winston Churchill: The Great Escape Part 9 | Freedom

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this ninth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we follow Churchill as he wins back his freedom after escaping from prison, only to find himself in the middle of the South African veld, hundreds of miles from true safety. We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory.

Follow the show on Twitter: @giantshistory

Oct 25 2019

25mins

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape Part 8 | Now or Never

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this eighth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we follow Churchill during the immediate lead up to, and the execution of his bold plan to escape. We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory.

Follow the show on Twitter: @giantshistory

Sep 30 2019

24mins

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Patreon Preview | Alexander Hamilton: A Knock at the Door

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this "Patreon Preview", we give you a sneak peek at the episode that explores the first major sex scandal in American history which starred front and center, the first U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton.  We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to the full length episode, and for more “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Follow the show on Twitter: @giantshistory

Jul 27 2019

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape Part 7 | In Captivity

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this seventh episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore Churchill’s arrival at his prison in Pretoria, South Africa, his day to day life as a prisoner of war, and the formation of his plan to ultimately escape from his Boer captors. We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Follow the show on Twitter: @giantshistory

Jul 22 2019

26mins

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape Part 6 | Prisoner

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this sixth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore Churchill’s first few days as a prisoner of war, and his early plans for escape. We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Please visit our website at gohistorypodcast.com for more information and to sign up for our email newsletter

May 07 2019

18mins

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape Part 5 | Chaos & Carnage

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this fifth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore the Boer’s trap of the British reconnaissance train, its aftermath, and Churchill’s reaction to it. This is a wild one. We hope you enjoy!

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Mar 29 2019

29mins

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Patreon Preview: Ronald Reagan | 77 | Pulled from the Jaws of Death

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this “Patreon Preview” episode, we tell the story of the events that put Ronald Reagan’s name on the front page of a newspaper for the first time in his life.  He was seventeen.  We hope you enjoy! 

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Mar 07 2019

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Giants of History | Goals for 2019

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This episode explores the continuing evolution of this show and what I’m hoping to accomplish with the podcast in 2019.  It also addresses the frequency with which this show gets published and touches on a new podcast I’m hoping to produce.

To support Giants of History, go to www.patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Email:  gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Twitter:  @giantshistory

Mar 06 2019

11mins

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape | Part 4

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this fourth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore the reconnaissance mission that Churchill joins aboard an armored train in eastern South Africa, which is scheduled to travel north out of Estcourt headed towards Ladysmith. But that plan takes a severe turn when the armored train encounters members of the Boer Army along the way. We hope you enjoy!

  For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Mar 06 2019

24mins

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Winston Churchill: The Great Escape | Part 3

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Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast!

In this third episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore Churchill's arrival in South Africa for the Boer War, his race from Cape Town to Natal, and his arrival at Estcourt where he plans to join a reconnaissance mission on an armored train.  We hope you enjoy!  

For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit Patreon.com/giantsofhistory

Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com

Feb 19 2019

24mins

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