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History Hack

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A daily history podcast attempting to entertain you through the Covid19 pandemic.

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A daily history podcast attempting to entertain you through the Covid19 pandemic.

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BoB Fan now a History Hack Fan

By JDB21962 - May 13 2020
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Just found your podcast and immediately gravitated to the Band of Brothers episodes. Listened to and loved the Historians episode and cannot wait to move through the others. Thanks from Arizona, U.S.A.

Clever content clever hosts

By Hey_linder - Apr 13 2020
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I’m lucky to have found History Hack. I’ve found it clever, sharp and diverse in subject matter and loving pub pods! Looking forward to more. Making lockdown that much more doable. Thanks to Alex and Alina!

iTunes Ratings

9 Ratings
Average Ratings
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0

BoB Fan now a History Hack Fan

By JDB21962 - May 13 2020
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Just found your podcast and immediately gravitated to the Band of Brothers episodes. Listened to and loved the Historians episode and cannot wait to move through the others. Thanks from Arizona, U.S.A.

Clever content clever hosts

By Hey_linder - Apr 13 2020
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I’m lucky to have found History Hack. I’ve found it clever, sharp and diverse in subject matter and loving pub pods! Looking forward to more. Making lockdown that much more doable. Thanks to Alex and Alina!

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History Hack

Latest release on Jan 15, 2021

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: #334 History Hack: Down the Pub

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The regulars convene in front of guest judge Simon London to debate the worst historical film ever made. Braveheart, Titanic, Shakespeare in Love, Pride and Prejudice (2005), Friday Night Lights, Alexander, Caligula, Night of the Templar, United Passions, Gods and Generals, Birth of a Nation, Pearl Harbour, The Other Boleyn Girl and Bridgerton are in in line for a beating, but which one will be crowned as the very worst?

Jan 15 2021

3hr 44mins

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Rank #2: #333 History Hack: History's Most Notable Assassinations

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Join as for a cross pod with the Assassinations Podcast, in which we look at some of the ket assassinations in history. 

Jan 15 2021

42mins

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Rank #3: #332 History Hack: Clark Gable and Carole Lombard

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Charlotte White returns with another slice of Hollywood history: this time its the life and loves of two icons amidst tragic circumstances. 

Jan 14 2021

39mins

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Rank #4: #331 History Hack: Sharpe Shooters with Zack and Marcus

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Join Napoleonic boffins Marcus Cribb and Zack White as they dig deeper into the Napoleonic era, starting with a fascinating discussion on the origins of the Peninsular War.

Jan 14 2021

1hr 10mins

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Rank #5: #330 History Hack: Guernica & Picasso

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Colin Fisher returns with more insights into Spanish history. This time it is the harrowing events at Guernica in 1937.

Jan 13 2021

56mins

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Rank #6: #329 History Hack: Fishbourne Roman Palace

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Christopher Davies joins us to talk all about his passion for one of Britain's archaeological gems - the biggest Roman residence north of the Alps.

Jan 12 2021

30mins

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Rank #7: #328 History Hack: The Lost Tanks of Bullecourt

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Archaeologist Richard Osgood joins us to talk all about the hunt for 1917 tanks buried on the battlefields of France. 

Jan 11 2021

34mins

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Rank #8: #327 History Hack: Auschwitz Podcast Launch Episode

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Tune in to hear : the first episode of Alina's new standalone monthly Auschwitz Podcast with Mirosław Obstarczyk, which will be broadcast in both English and Polish. Available on Apple, Spotify, Podbean and all your favourite podding apps. 

Jan 10 2021

28mins

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Rank #9: #326 History Hack: An Ungentlemanly Act

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Cast and crew of the 1992 film reunite to discuss an utterly unique British war film looking at the invasion of the Falkland Islands. Featuring Stuart Urban, Ian McNeice, Matthew Ashforde, Flip Webster, Trevor Cooper, Hugh Ross, Ian Embleton and Mike Grady. Conflict Archaeologist Tony Pollard also joins in to talk about the battlefield and the importance of the film today. 

Jan 09 2021

1hr 31mins

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Rank #10: #325 History Hack: Down the Pub

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New year, new lockdown, and eventually after much high jinks a debate about the greatest sporting moment in history. 

Jan 08 2021

2hr 48mins

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