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We begin this episode with a focus on Babylonia during the Early Dynastic Period, from 2900-2350 B.C.  We also discuss the Sumerian King List and the Umma - Lagash Border Conflict.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistorySupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
We begin the chronological journey with a quick study on the Prehistoric Timeline leading up to the development of writing. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistorySupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
Welcome to the DW World History Channel. Hosted by David Wainright, this series takes you through the the Ancient Near East from Prehistoric Times to the Fall of the Persian Empire. In this introduction episode, we focus on the chronological timeline revealing a broad outline of what will be covered in the following episodes. In the second segment, we show the geography of the Ancient Near East and how the 'Land Between the Rivers' developed based on the surrounding physical landscape.  This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistorySupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this final episode on the Ancient Egyptian Timeline, we focus on the end of Native Egyptian rule and Egypt's dominance by the Persian Empire. We highlight the last Native Egyptian Pharaoh, Nectanebo II. In this episode, we focus on the 26th Dynasty and the Saite Period of Egypt. With the sack of Nineveh in 612 B.C. and the fall of the Assyrian Empire, both Psammetichus II and his successors attempt to reassert Egyptian power in the Near East.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistorySupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this episode, we focus on the 26th Dynasty and the Saite Period of Egypt. With the sack of Nineveh in 612 B.C. and the fall of the Assyrian Empire, both Psammetichus II and his successors attempt to reassert Egyptian power in the Near East.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistorySupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
The focus of this episode include the end of Nubian control of Egypt and the conflicts with the mighty Assyrian Empire. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
We set the stage for the domination of Egypt by the Assyrians during this episode with a focus on the 21st - 25th Dynasties. We also highlight Egypt's first intact royal tomb, rarely known, that was discovered quietly during World War II. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
We follow the end of the 20th Dynasty in this episode that closes the New Kingdom. We focus on pharaohs Ramesses IV through Ramesses XI and close with the final tomb constructions in the Valley of the Kings and the rise of the priests of Amun.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
Ramesses III, Egypt's last Great Pharaoh. We follow this king and focus on the trial of those that tried to take power for themselves! *** WARNING - This episode contains violent descriptions of state punishments ***This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
We follow Pharaohs Merneptah, Seti II, and Queen Twosret as the 19th Dynasty comes to an end. We also focus on Flinder Petrie's greatest discovery... a find that would create waves of excitement throughout the religious field!This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
One of the Greatest Pharaohs to have ever ruled Egypt... Ramesses II built the most Temples, sired the most children, and fought one of the greatest battles in Egyptian history! We focus on this incredible king and discuss in the detail.. The Battle of Kadesh!This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this episode we feature the first two kings of the 19th Dynasty and one of the most mysterious structures in the world... the Osireion.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
King Tut... Ancient Egypt's most famous Pharaoh! We follow this boy-king and discuss what really did kill him in one of the most dramatic episodes from this series. We also discuss the end of the 18th Dynasty with the reigns of Pharaohs Ay and Horemheb. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
This biography highlights King Akhenaten. The most unique and radical Pharaoh to have ever ruled Egypt, he attempted to change the very foundation of Egyptian thought by establishing the world's first monotheistic religion. Who was this king and who was his only god? We also feature Queen Nefertiti, and her very famous sculpture. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
The pinnacle of Egyptian power and prestige... The Gold Age of Ancient Egypt! We follow the three pharaohs who ruled during this prosperous time and explore their building projects and accomplishments. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
Known as the 'Napoleon of Egypt', Tuthmosis III set his eyes upon the Levant and expanded Egyptian territory into Syria, all the way to the Euphrates River. We focus on the Egyptian Army and the Battle of Megiddo, the world's first recorded battle in reliable detail. We also discuss the Karnak Temple expansions and Tomb KV34. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
More powerful than the famous Cleopatra, she was one of Egypt's greatest and least known rulers. We follow Queen Hatshepsut in the first major biography of the New Kingdom and focus on her relationships with her adviser Senenmut and her step-son, Tuthmosis III. We end with discussing the reasons she was so violently removed from the Egyptian historical record. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
After the expulsion of the Hyksos, Pharaoh Ahmose I established the 18th Dynasty with the Rise of the New Kingdom. We focus on the beginning of the best dynasty to have ever ruled Egypt and discuss how one of these pharaohs could have been the real Pharaoh of the Exodus Story.This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this episode, we follow the second 'dark age' of Ancient Egypt, known as the Second Intermediate Period. During this time, the Hyksos take control and establish the 15th Dynasty. How were these Semitic immigrants related to the Old Testament of the Bible?This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this episode, we explore the Golden Age of the Middle Kingdom! The 12th Dynasty produced two of the greatest texts of Egyptian literature and some of the most beautiful jewelry ever discovered from Ancient Egypt. We also focus on the beginning of the Karnak Temple and Military Architecture of the Middle Kingdom. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this packed episode, we focus on the end of the Old Kingdom, The First Intermediate Period, and the 11th Dynasty. We'll also focus on dynasty changes throughout this period and note which animal was an Egyptian's favorite pet! This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
After the Pyramids of Giza were built, the 5th Dynasty Sun Kings began building large Sun Temples and lesser quality pyramids in Abusir. We focus on the changes to the religion and discuss Pharaoh Unas, who created the Pyramid Texts!This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this biography we focus on the pharaohs Khafre and Menkaure and discuss their pyramids on the Giza Plateau. We also highlight Pharaoh Shepseskaf and Queen Khentkawes as they end the 4th Dynasty. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In this biography we highlight Pharaoh Khufu and the Great Pyramid of Giza! How was this pyramid built? Who was the architect? and how long did it remain the world's tallest construction? We also focus on Pharaoh Djedfre and his Lost Pyramid of Giza. This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
In the first of our biographies, we follow Pharaoh Sneferu, the first pharaoh of the 4th Dynasty. Considered by many to be Egypt's greatest pharaoh of all time, he created the first 'true' pyramid and established Egypt as an International Power. He had it all, including naked women in fishnet stockings...This Podcast series is also available on  iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, and TuneIn.See more resources, maps, and information at:https://www.dwworldhistory.comCheckout the video version at:https://www.youtube.com/DWWorldHistoryOutlines for this episode are available at:https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistoryYou may wish to review these outlines before and after listening to these lectures. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/DWWorldHistory)
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Podcast Details

Created by
David Wainright
Podcast Status
Active
Started
Oct 10th, 2019
Latest Episode
Mar 1st, 2021
Release Period
Weekly
Episodes
41
Avg. Episode Length
18 minutes
Explicit
No
Order
Serial
Language
English

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