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Giants of History

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Cleopatra:  The Reunion | A Gathering Storm
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this tenth episode of our series on Cleopatra, we explore Cleopatra and Caesar’s reunion in Rome as well as cover some of the events that occur while Cleopatra is in the city.  We hope you enjoy! All new episodes of the show are now available at www.patreon.com/giantsofhistory This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
John D. Rockefeller:  Job Day | Beat the Streets
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In the second episode of a three part series, we explore the ups and downs in the life of the young John D. Rockefeller… and it would be one of these down times that would serve as the catalyst for Rockefeller’s entry into business and put him on his path to wealth and riches beyond imagination.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Winston Churchill:  The Great Escape | Part 4
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this fourth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore the reconnaissance mission that Churchill joins aboard an armored train in eastern South Africa, which is scheduled to travel north out of Estcourt headed towards Ladysmith. But that plan takes a severe turn when the armored train encounters members of the Boer Army along the way. We hope you enjoy!   For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Patreon Preview | Vincent van Gogh:  Bloody Sunday
Welcome all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! This episode is a preview of the work I'm publishing for supporters of the podcast via Patreon.  To become a supporter, and get instant access to thirteen all new, extra episodes of Giants of History, please click the patreon.com/giantsofhistory I hope you enjoy!   gohistorypodcast@gmail.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast.com
BCE vs. BC | Show Update
Welcome to the last show of 2017 for Giants of History!  In this mini episode/show update, we discuss the difference between the time designations BCE/CE and BC/AD.  We also provide a brief update on what's to come in 2018.  We hope you enjoy!
Martin Luther King Jr:  Marching Forward | Bloody Birmingham
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this sixth episode of our series on Martin Luther King Jr., we explore some of the key events in the march toward the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and King’s involvement in each, including the march in Birmingham which focused the eyes of the nation on all that was happening in the south.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Martin Luther King Jr:  The Speech | Series Intro Show
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this intro show to our exploration of Martin Luther King Jr., we discuss details of his famous “I Have a Dream” speech, as well as briefly cover some of the more poignant events that occurred in his life prior to his rise to national prominence.  In addition, we’ve included the last five minutes of the famous speech at the end of the show in an effort to set the tone for all that it to come as we move forward in our exploration of his incredible life.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook
Winston Churchill:  The Great Escape Part 9 | Freedom
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this ninth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we follow Churchill as he wins back his freedom after escaping from prison, only to find himself in the middle of the South African veld, hundreds of miles from true safety. We hope you enjoy! For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory. Follow the show on Twitter: @giantshistory
Andrew Jackson:  Two Guns | Against All Odds
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this interlude episode, we explore the first ever assassination attempt on a sitting US President, as well as the first physical assault on a sitting US President. Both stories are incredible and a must hear for all American history fans out there. We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com Please visit our website at gohistorypodcast.com for more information and to sign up for our email newsletter
Benjamin Franklin:  A Guide For Taking a Lover
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this unique episode we explore a relatively unknown letter written by Benjamin Franklin in 1745 when he was just thirty-nine years old. The letter reveals a side of Franklin you may not have known existed…and it certainly does not lack in entertainment value. We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by: audibletrial.com/history   Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Twitter: search “Giants of History” Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com Please visit our website at gohistorypodcast.com for more information and the complete book list used to research this program. 
Adolf Hitler: The Death of Evil | The Final Hours of the Fuhrer (Sneak Peek Preview)
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this episode, you’ll hear a preview of our first ever donation show titled “Adolf Hitler: The Death of Evil | The Final Hours of the Fuhrer” – The full show is fifty minutes long and is available now to all listeners who make a donation to the show via our website at gohistorypodcast.com.  All the details for making the donation and receiving the episode are included in this show, so make sure you stay tuned after the preview is over for details.  We hope you enjoy! My best to all and thank you in advance for all your support! Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Winston Churchill:  The Great Escape | Part 1
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! This episode is the first in a short series that covers one of the greatest escape stories in modern history…and the hero of this story is none other, than Winston Churchill. We hope you enjoy! For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit Patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Winston Churchill:  The Great Escape | Part 2
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! This episode is the second in a short series that covers one of the greatest escape stories in modern history…and the hero of this story is none other, than Winston Churchill. We hope you enjoy! For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit Patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Giants of History Special | Vladimir Putin:  The Ring
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! This episode is a “Giants of History Special” in which we explore a much more recent story than we have in the past.  And while it may sound like pure fiction, it is 100% true.  We hope you enjoy! Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com Please visit our website at gohistorypodcast.com for more information and to sign up for our email newsletter
Cleopatra:  Journey to the Eternal City
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this ninth episode of our series on Cleopatra, we explore Cleopatra’s long journey from Egypt to Rome, and the lead up to her reunion with Julius Caesar.  We hope you enjoy! All new episodes of the show are now available at www.patreon.com/giantsofhistory This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Cleopatra:  The Crown | The Conspiracy
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this eleventh episode of our series on Cleopatra, we explore the events leading up to the assassination of Julius Caesar and some of the conspirators who spearheaded the charge.  We hope you enjoy! All new episodes of the show are now available at www.patreon.com/giantsofhistory This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Cleopatra:  Face to Face with Caesar | A Formidable Mind
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this third episode of our series on Cleopatra, we explore the famous first meeting of Cleopatra and Julius Caesar, as well as the places and experiences that forged her formidable intellect and education.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Cleopatra:  The Final Pharaoh | Series Introduction
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this introductory episode to our new series on Cleopatra, we explore some of the misunderstandings and lesser known facts about the legendary queen and her reign.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Show Update | New Series Announcement
Show update and new series announcement - September 2017
Patreon Preview:  Ronald Reagan | 77 | Pulled from the Jaws of Death
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this “Patreon Preview” episode, we tell the story of the events that put Ronald Reagan’s name on the front page of a newspaper for the first time in his life.  He was seventeen.  We hope you enjoy!  For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Patreon Preview | Napoleon Bonaparte:  The Tomb
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! This episode is a preview of the work I’m publishing on the show’s Patreon page.  The full length episode is available to monthly supporters of Giants of History.  To become a supporter, and get access to this episode as well as all the other episodes exclusively available to patrons of the show, visit Patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Martin Luther King Jr:  Sex Tapes & Civil Rights
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this seventh episode of our series on Martin Luther King Jr., we explore some of the more controversial parts of King’s personal life, as well as the rising action toward what would ultimately become The Civil Rights Act of 1964.  The year 1963 was an eventful one for King as you will see.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Martin Luther King Jr:  His Last Night Alive | Victory
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this eighth episode of our series on Martin Luther King Jr., we explore the events that took place on the last night King ever spent alive.  We also discuss the passage of one of the most important pieces of legislation to ever get signed into law…The Civil Rights Act of 1964.  We hope you enjoy! This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Martin Luther King Jr:  Death of the King
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this ninth and final episode of our series on Martin Luther King Jr., we explore in detail the final hours and assassination of King.  This episode of Giants of History was brought to you by Audible.com Visit audibletrial.com/history to download your free audiobook Gohistorypodcast.com | @gohistorypodcst | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com
Winston Churchill:  The Great Escape Part 6 | Prisoner
Welcome back all history fans to the Giants of History Podcast! In this sixth episode of our series on Winston Churchill, we explore Churchill’s first few days as a prisoner of war, and his early plans for escape. We hope you enjoy! For exclusive access to “Giants of History | Stories” which are extra, all new full length episodes of Giants of History, visit patreon.com/giantsofhistory Gohistorypodcast.com | @giantshistory | gohistorypodcast@gmail.com Please visit our website at gohistorypodcast.com for more information and to sign up for our email newsletter
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Podcast Details
Started
Jul 1st, 2015
Latest Episode
Sep 30th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
88
Avg. Episode Length
26 minutes
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