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Revolutions

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A weekly podcasting exploring great political revolutions. Now: The Russian Revolution Next: ???

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A weekly podcasting exploring great political revolutions. Now: The Russian Revolution Next: ???

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Awesome show!

By Sean Bodley - Nov 18 2019
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Deeply informative and interesting. Excellent pod!

Ridiculously Awesome

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Mr. Duncan, you are a god among insects. Keep doing your thing, Sir!

iTunes Ratings

6534 Ratings
Average Ratings
5991
242
145
89
67

Awesome show!

By Sean Bodley - Nov 18 2019
Read more
Deeply informative and interesting. Excellent pod!

Ridiculously Awesome

By Saganthony - Oct 23 2019
Read more
Mr. Duncan, you are a god among insects. Keep doing your thing, Sir!

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Revolutions

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A weekly podcasting exploring great political revolutions. Now: The Russian Revolution Next: ???

10.1- The International Working Men's Association

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In 1864, a group of working men formed an international association called The International Working Men's Association. 

May 20 2019

31mins

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1.1- The Kingdoms of Charles Stuart

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In 1625 Charles Stuart became king of England, Scotland and Ireland. His relationship with Parliament immediately got off on the wrong foot.

Sep 15 2013

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9.01- New Spain

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Just by way of refresher, since I know everyone took such good notes during episode 5.1 and 5.2 

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Aug 12 2018

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8.1- The Second French Empire

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First as tragedy, then as farce. 

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May 06 2018

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6.01- The Chain of Time

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After the fall of Napoleon, the Bourbon monarchy was restored. 

Mar 13 2017

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2.1- The Thirteen Colonies

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A brief tour of the Thirteen Colonies. 

Feb 10 2014

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10.2- The Adventures of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

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Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels dreamed of revolution. But what happens when the revolution comes and then goes?

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May 27 2019

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7.01- The Volcano

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In January 1848 Europe was sleeping on a volcano. 

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Jul 17 2017

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4.19- The History of Haiti

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1806-Present. Enjoy.

Apr 17 2016

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1.2- Personal Rule

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In the 1630s, King Charles ruled without Parliament. His financial policies and religious innovations annoyed many of his subjects.

Sep 23 2013

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5.01- The Conquest

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After Columbus "discovered" America the Spanish built up an empire upon which the sun never set. 

Jun 06 2016

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3.1- The Three Estates

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The population of pre-Revolutionary France was divided into Three Estates: the Church, the Nobility and Everyone Else. 

Jul 14 2014

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9.02- The Cry of Dolores

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In 1810, Father Hidalgo let forth the Cry of Dolores. 

Aug 20 2018

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4.01- Saint-Domingue

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The French colony of Saint-Domingue was the single most lucrative colony in the New World.

Dec 07 2015

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10.3- The Three Pillars of Marxism.

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According to Lenin, Karl Marx was, "the genius who continued and consummated the three main ideological currents of the 19th century, as represented by the three most advanced countries of mankind: classical German philosophy, classical English political economy, and French socialism combined with French revolutionary doctrines in general.”

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Jun 03 2019

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10.19- Nicky and Alix

Oct 21 2019

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5.02- New Granada

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After the Bourbons came to power they reformed the Spanish Empire and along the way created the Viceroyalty of New Granada. 

Jun 12 2016

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8.2- The Franco-Prussian War

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Napoleon III hoped a war with Prussia would save his Empire. Instead it destroyed his Empire. 

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May 13 2018

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2.2- The Stamp Act

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After the French and Indian War, the British Ministry started levying new taxes on the colonies. The colonists were not amused. 

Feb 16 2014

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3.2-The Broken Regime

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The Ancien Regime was a mess in desperate need of reform. 

Jul 20 2014

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0.0- Introduction

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Welcome to Revolutions.

Sep 15 2013

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1.1- The Kingdoms of Charles Stuart

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In 1625 Charles Stuart became king of England, Scotland and Ireland. His relationship with Parliament immediately got off on the wrong foot.

Sep 15 2013

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1.2- Personal Rule

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In the 1630s, King Charles ruled without Parliament. His financial policies and religious innovations annoyed many of his subjects.

Sep 23 2013

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1.3- The Bishops' Wars

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The Scots revolted after Charles tried to impose the Book of Common Prayer, forcing the King to recall Parliament.

Sep 30 2013

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1.4- The Long Parliament

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The Long Parliament convened in November 1640. Tensions ran high as Parliamentary leaders tried to assert control over the State. 

Oct 07 2013

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1.5a- Supplemental- The Armies

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A brief description of the soldiers who fought in the English Civil Wars. 

Oct 13 2013

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1.5- Cavaliers and Roundheads

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After negotiations with Parliament broke down, King Charles raised his standard in August, 1642. The opening campaigns of the First Civil War tilted in the Royalists favor. 

Oct 13 2013

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1.6- The Solemn League And Covenant

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In late 1643, Parliament sealed a military alliance with the Scots. Their combined force defeated the Royalists at Marston Moor. 

Oct 21 2013

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1.7- The New Model Army

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After years of muddling along, Parliament created a more professional army. They finally defeated King Charles at Nasbay in June 1645.  

Oct 28 2013

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1.7a- Tour Announcement

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New Revolutions Tour coming in June 2014! Email: tours@revolutionspodcast.com

Oct 28 2013

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1.8- Checkmate

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After the Battle of Naseby ended the King's chances for military victory, he became the frustrating center of post-war negotiations. 

Nov 04 2013

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1.9- The Man of Blood

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As the New Model Army debated the merits of constitutional democracy, King Charles was scheming to put himself back on the throne. 

Nov 11 2013

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1.10- Regicide

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After Pride's Purge, Charles I was executed by the Rump Parliament on January 30, 1649. Then Cromwell invaded Ireland. 

Nov 18 2013

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1.11- The Crowning Mercy

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Charles II raised an army of Scots to help him claim the throne, but they were defeated by Oliver Cromwell at Dunbar and Worcester.

Nov 24 2013

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1.11a- Tour Announcement 2

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Reserve your spot for England/France June 2014 at www.historyworldtravel.com!

Nov 24 2013

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1.12a- Supplemental Freeborn John

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For someone who was born free John Lilburne sure spent a lot of time in prison

Dec 02 2013

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1.12b- Supplemental The Diggers

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God wanted me to tell you that property is theft. 

Dec 02 2013

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1.12- In The Name of God Go

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In 1653 Oliver Cromwell dissolved the Rump Parliament and then Barebone's Parliament dissolved itself. The Commonwealth was not getting off to a great start. 

Dec 09 2013

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1.13- The Instrument of Government

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The Instrument of Government was the first written constituion in English history. 

Dec 16 2013

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1.14- The Humble Petition and Advice

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The dissolution of the First Protectorate Parliament led to the brief and unpopular Rule of the Major Generals. When the Second Protectorate Parliament was finally called they tried to make Oliver Cromwell king. 

Dec 22 2013

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