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History of Germany Podcast

A podcast on the history of Germans. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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005 Earliest Modern Humans

Earliest modern humans to the ancestors of people living there now.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

18mins

23 Aug 2014

Rank #1

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044: Investiture Controversy with the History of the Papacy

Power struggles between Holy Roman Emperors and Popes. Gregorian Reforms, schisms and who can appoint bishops. Many ideas we have of the Middle Ages com from these events in the 12. century. Luckily I got Steven Guerra from the History of the Papacy here to help break it all down. Visit http://atozhistorypage.com for more on the background of the church at this time.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 11mins

2 Feb 2017

Rank #2

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003 Neanderthals

Who was there first?A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

11mins

12 Aug 2014

Rank #3

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007: Sky Disk of Nebra: from an Interview with Der Buddler

I did a pilgrimage to Wittenberg, but not because of Martin Luther, instead to meet the Buddler, the host of Angegraben (German Podcast) and das Geheime Kabinett (aslo a German podcast), to learn more of the Sky Disk of Nebra.Anyway, the Sky Disk of Nebra. About 3600 years oldA show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

23mins

20 Sep 2014

Rank #4

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004: EN Homo Heidelbergensis and Otto Schoetensack

Homo Heidelbergensis and its discovery.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

15mins

17 Aug 2014

Rank #5

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052: Castle Life through the Ages

From wooden palisades to opulent palaces that competed (specifically) with Versaille -- we talk a millennium of history and go through the daily lives, to the evolution of castles and the relationship with the surrounding land and people over time.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 36mins

28 Jun 2018

Rank #6

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035: Saxons I: Saxnot and the Irminsul

An introduction of the Saxons, their lives and beliefs. And their history up to the Saxon kings of Germany.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

35mins

24 May 2016

Rank #7

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016: Germans and Romans I: Cimbrian Wars

First episode on the Germans and Romans. The first contact between them did not end well for the Romans... but it ended even worse for the Cimbri.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

28mins

11 Apr 2015

Rank #8

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037: Saxons III: Otto the Great and the Holy Roman Empire

The son of Henry the Fowler takes a big step towards the Holy Roman Empire. Otto also still has to deal with Hungarians. And decides he really likes Italy. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

49mins

26 Jun 2016

Rank #9

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050: Prussian Authority: the Pickelhaube of the Captain of Köpenick - Heirlooms 2

That spiky Prussian helmet has become such a symbol of Germans that it is the actual sign for "German" in many sign languages. The story of the Captain of Köpenick embodies that sense of authority well and is one of our favorite stories.That and we celebrate 50 episodes!A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

44mins

20 Feb 2018

Rank #10

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043: Salians I: Height of Power: Konrad II and Henry III

To get the Salian dynasty started and some background for episodes on the High Middle Ages, we look at the Konrad II and his son Henry III of the Salian Frankish dynasty.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

42mins

17 Jan 2017

Rank #11

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008: Celts I: The Prequel

First episode on my miniseries of the Celts:Where did the Celts come from?A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

23mins

30 Sep 2014

Rank #12

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030: Franks I: Merovingians

A summary of everything we've mentioned about the Franks so far, and an introduction up to the Merovingians.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

41mins

5 Apr 2016

Rank #13

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025: Germans and Romans IX: End of Rome... and of East Germanic Tribes

In this epic episode I try to end this miniseries on Germans and Romans. Which covering the Goths, Vandals, Burgundias, and sackings of Rome. This episode now brings us right into the Early Middle Ages.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 20mins

5 Jan 2016

Rank #14

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017: Germans and Romans II: Ariovistus and the Suebi vs. Caesar

Ariovistus crosses the Rhine with the Suebi. Caesar didn't think much of that.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

55mins

20 May 2015

Rank #15

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032: Franks III: Charles the Great

Charlemagne is a pivotal figure in medieval Europe. This episode gives a look at his court and government--in between battles.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 10mins

16 Apr 2016

Rank #16

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022: Germans and Romans VI: Gothic and German Christianity with Steven Guerra

Steven Guerra from the History of the Papacy podcast joins me for a look at the conversion of the Germanic peoples to Christianity. We give Wulfilas as an example, and will come back to this topic later. Christianity was a big step in Romanizing, it's worth it to take a closer look. Steven Guerra is the host of the History of the Papacy Podcast, and both of us are members of the Agora Podcast Network.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

57mins

19 Sep 2015

Rank #17

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014: History of Antisemitism in Germany

How the persecution of Jews has changed over history in Germany.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

43mins

10 Feb 2015

Rank #18

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020: Germans and Romans V: German Paganism

How Germans before Christianity lived, used runes, worshiped.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news. ☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜ Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnik Podcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

37mins

23 Aug 2015

Rank #19

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019: Germans and Romans IV: Teutoburg Forest

The greatest Roman defeat of all time. And it was brought on by the Germans.A show by podcastnik.com — visit the site for all projects and news.☞ Check out our new show, Past Access! (YouTube Link) ☜Twitter @Travis J Dow | @Meet_Judith | @GermanyPodcast | @Podcastnik | Now in Arabic! — Facebook Podcastnik Page | History of Germany Page | Arabic Page — Instagram @podcastnikPodcastnik YouTube | Podcastnik Audio Podcast ★ Support: PayPal | Patreon | Podcastnik Shop ★ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

31mins

6 Aug 2015

Rank #20