A History, Society and Culture podcast featuring Jake Barton
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Did you ever fall asleep in history class? You’re not alone. History can be boring when focusing on only dates and statistics. Historium seeks to find the narrative of history in some of the most unlikely places. Seamlessly blending history and storytelling, Jake Barton draws you into historical tales you’ve probably never heard before.

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In the 1970s, a hero arose to defend the fact that pinball was a game of skill, not a game of chance. The post #48 The Pinball Wizard appeared first on Orbital Jigsaw.
The ill-fated voyage encountered mutiny, torture, murder, and a mad tyrant as things went from bad to worse... The post #47 Wreck of the Batavia appeared first on Orbital Jigsaw.
This episode is an interview with Peter Stark, author of Young Washington: How Wilderness and War Forged America’s Founding Father. The post #46 Interview with Peter Stark, author of Young Washington appeared first on Orbital Jigsaw.

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Pappassg reviewed this podcast on Feb 27th, 2018
"Jake gives such an interesting and engaging view at history! It’s awesome to hear these stories I’ve never heard!"
Tawny_DB reviewed this podcast on Feb 27th, 2018
"Jake is a master storyteller. He brings little known stories from history to light with expert narration that's mixed with a fantastic soundtrack that sets the mood perfectly. "
CosmicColossus reviewed this podcast on Dec 11th, 2017
"Fantastic storytelling for true stories you’ve probably never heard before!"

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Nov 18th, 2016
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Mar 19th, 2019
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