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The History Chicks

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Rank #18 in History category

Society & Culture
History
Documentary
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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour.

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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour.

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Happy teacher heart

By mamabee12 - Nov 16 2019
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I’m so glad a friend recommended this podcast. It makes my teacher heart happy to learn more about these awesome women who paved the way for us all to have more opportunities. The Facebook community is great too. Keep up the good work!

History that needs to be told

By subiva - Nov 13 2019
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Love history and even more so about the brave women who carved the path for others to follow.

iTunes Ratings

4138 Ratings
Average Ratings
3434
402
133
87
82

Happy teacher heart

By mamabee12 - Nov 16 2019
Read more
I’m so glad a friend recommended this podcast. It makes my teacher heart happy to learn more about these awesome women who paved the way for us all to have more opportunities. The Facebook community is great too. Keep up the good work!

History that needs to be told

By subiva - Nov 13 2019
Read more
Love history and even more so about the brave women who carved the path for others to follow.
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The History Chicks

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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour.

Guest Episode: The Recappery, The Crown S3 E1

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We have a second podcast, The Recappery, making a guest appearance to recap Netflix's The Crown, Season 3, Episode 1. If you like what you hear, please subscribe to The Recappery on your favorite podcatcher.

Nov 18 2019

1hr 36mins

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Pocahontas, Revisited

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It's National Native American Heritage Month, a perfect time to recast our episode on the real story of Pocahontas.

Nov 12 2019

1hr 13mins

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Sarah Winchester and the Mystery House

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The Winchester Mystery House has intrigued us for almost a century. Its story has always been a dramatic one, full of ghosts, guns, and desperation - but perhaps there is a simpler explanation buried within the life of Sarah Winchester herself.

Oct 29 2019

1hr 14mins

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Florence Nightingale

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Florence Nightingale was forced to hide her light under a bushel until her thirties, when she broke free in spectacular fashion to become the world's beloved Lady With The Lamp - as well as a master statistician and the founder of modern nursing.

Oct 18 2019

1hr 52mins

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Mary Seacole

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Mary Seacole didn't let the open ocean stop her, nor fire, war, discrimination or bureaucracy. She made *several* places for herself in a world that tried to shut her down, building a business while caring for thousands of soldiers with herbs, a hand on their foreheads, and a full heart.

Oct 01 2019

1hr 47mins

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Louise Brooks

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Louise Brooks made bridge-burning her hobby; as a result, this almost-forgotten star of stage and screen has only recently begun to shine again.

Sep 17 2019

2hr 23mins

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Gilded Age Servants and Heiresses, Revisited

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We double time travel back to the Gilded Age and The House of Wood, 2011, for this combined revisit to look at the lives of servants and heiresses who shared a roof but whose lives were very, very different.

Sep 02 2019

1hr 25mins

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Isabella of Castile Part 2

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We wrap up the story of Isabella of Castile with a few more of her long-lasting legacies (including supercharging the role of the queen in the game of chess) and the dispersal of her own pawns on the marital chessboard of Europe.

Aug 20 2019

1hr 20mins

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Isabella of Castile Part 1

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Never before have we covered a woman with such far reaching influence. This determined woman began by pulling off a coup, then branched out into such far reaching endeavors as the Spanish Inquisition, the settlement of the Americas, and transforming the queen (in chess and in life) into the most powerful piece on the board.

Aug 06 2019

1hr 10mins

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Seven Women Revisited

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We revisit the lives of seven women with amazing stories including Hedy Lamarr and Judy Garland

Jul 23 2019

1hr 13mins

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