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Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Hitler? What was the greatest army of all time? Which U.S. President was the worst? Hardcore History discusses the issues and questions history fans love.

Who was Hypatia of Alexandria? What was the Flannan Isles disappearance? Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

Welcome to Revisionist History, a new podcast from Malcolm Gladwell and Panoply Media. Each week, over the course of 10 weeks, Revisionist History will go back and reinterpret something from the past. An event. A person. An idea. Something overlooked. Something misunderstood. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.

Exploring the True Crime stories that took place this week in history.

The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the scope of this island at the edge of the world.

Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.

The latest news from the team behind BBC History Magazine - a popular History magazine. To find out more, visit www.historyextra.com

The history podcast specialists

Patrick Geoghegan takes a contemporary look at history and the lessons that can be learnt from it.

HistoryPodcast is a show simply devoted to history. Anything and everything related to history will be covered. If you have a passion for history this is the podcast for you.

An ongoing series of specially produced documentaries, taking a look at the stories and secrets that shaped cinema. Written, narrated and produced by Adam Roche @audiojoe @moviehistories @attaboyc thesecrethistoryofhollywood.com

New York City history is America's history. It's the hometown of the world, and most people know the city's familiar landmarks, buildings and streets. Why not look a little closer and have fun while doing it?

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the work of key philosophers and their theories.

A conversation about the world of history, featuring interviews with key historians and authors and discussions about historical themes and ideas.

Over 900 years ago, thousands of Christians invaded the Middle East, intent on taking the Holy Land from the Muslims. The following 200 years were marked by a series of military campaigns known as the Crusades. Join us to follow the history of the Crusades from 1095 onwards. Castles, battles, religious clashes, Richard the Lionheart, the Assassins, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Saladin, the Knights Templar - all will feature as we examine one of the most interesting periods in history.

Where history and epic collide--"History on Fire" is a podcast by author and university professor Daniele Bolelli.

How did that come about? Rear Vision explains those complex contemporary situations we don't quite understand. History crops up in many of our programs - you'll learn new things whenever you listen.

Big questions and theories explained in under 2 minutes from A History of Ideas on BBC Radio 4. Animations voiced by Harry Shearer, Gillian Anderson, Stephen Fry and Aidan Turner. Scripted by Nigel Warburton. This project is made in collaboration with The Open University and the animations were created by Cognitive.

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