Recent episodes featuring Dan LeFebvre
Author Michael Wallis joins the Based on a True Story podcast to separate fact from the fiction we saw in Disney's 1955 film Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier. Michael is the author of the New York Times bestselling biography David Crockett: The Lion of the West. Get your copy here: https://www.amazon.com/David-Crockett-Lion-Michael-Wallis/dp/0393342271/ Find Michael's other books here: http://www.michaelwallis.com/     Did you enjoy this episode? Consider supporting the next episode of Based on a True Story here: https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/support/  
Downton Abbey was filmed at Highclere Castle, which is Lady Carnarvon's home. On this episode of the Based on a True Story podcast, she'll join us to talk about the historical accuracy of the Downton Abbey movie and TV series. Get Lady Carnarvon's books at https://www.ladycarnarvon.com/category/stories-books/   Support Based on a True Story and get exclusive bonus content: https://basedonatruestorypodcast.com/support/
There are many versions of Robin Hood's story that have been on the big screen. Today we'll chat with historian Dr. Sean McGlynn about the 1991 classic Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.   Get Dr. McGlynn's book, Robin Hood: A True Legend on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Robin-Hood-Legend-Sean-McGlynn-ebook/dp/B07KKJRKSW   Also mentioned in the episode is another of his books: Blood Cries Afar: The Magna Carta War and the Invasion of England 1215-1217  https://www.amazon.com/Blood-Cries-Afar-Invasion-1215-1217-ebook/dp/B01HFL0IZ8     Support Based on a True Story at https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/support/
Doran Cart is Senior Curator at the National WWI Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri. He joins us today to talk about the historical accuracy of the hit blockbuster movie 1917.   Want to learn more? Visit the National WWI Museum and Memorial online: https://www.theworldwar.org/ Or better yet, take a trip to visit the museum in person: https://www.theworldwar.org/visit/plan-your-visit   Did you enjoy this episode? Support Based on a True Story and get exclusive bonus content: https://basedonatruestorypodcast.com/support/
Mark is the producer of the official Bletchley Park podcast. He joins us today to discuss the historical accuracy of the 2014 film The Imitation Game and do some fact checking on the original Based on a True Story episode from back in 2016.   Want to learn more? Subscribe to the Bletchley Park podcast: https://audioboom.com/channel/bletchley-park Or better yet, plan your visit to the home of the codebreakers during World War II: https://bletchleypark.org.uk/
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210
Podcast Count
11
Total Airtime
6 days, 13 hours