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30 min

Dan Overboard: The Lost Wrecks of Jutland

Dan Snow joins a team of maritime archaeologists to explore First World War wrecks in Portsmouth Harbour. But will he make it across the treacherous ...

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104 min

The Silent War

The story of the underwater war between US, UK and Soviet submarines.

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53 min

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Science

Professor Val Gibson, Dr Patricia Fara and Dr Sarah Williams - from the University of Cambridge - discuss the historical role of women in science ...

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47 min

Who Owns History?

In this interview David Olusoga sits down with Dan Snow to talk about his new series 'Civilisations', the meaning of the word and why the ...

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69 min

The Treasures of St Petersburg and The Hermitage

Few cities in the world can rival the beauty of St Petersburg in Russia, 'the Venice in the North.' Discover the history of one ...

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89 min

Hannibal

From the daily challenges faced by his army on their journey across the Alps, to his own fierce personal, and ultimately destructive, rivalry with Scipio ...

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46 min

The Knights Templar with Dan Jones

Dan Jones discusses his book 'The Knights Templar' at the Temple in Central London, the physical embodiment of this medieval religious order that also trained ...

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23 min

Walking with Churchill with Andrew Roberts

Andrew Roberts shares a selection of items from his Winston Churchill collection, documenting the fascinating life of one of Britain's most iconic figures.

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69 min

Snow on the Road: The Western Front

Dan Snow takes an emotional journey through the key battlefields of the Western Front, from the memorial parks at the Somme to the formidable defences ...

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20 min

Festive Folk Song Bash

Here's a Christmas treat to get your toes tapping. Sam Willis meets folk singer Jim Causley to discuss and perform a selection of festive tunes.

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00:34:55

Vietnam with Max Hastings

17th February, 2019

Max Hasting's new bestseller on Vietnam is out, and Dan met him to discuss Domino theory, whether it was possible for the US to win ...

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00:20:27

A Prince in the Tower with Tina Pepler

16th February, 2019

Tina Pepler, writer of the A Prince in the Tower history drama, based on the missing princes and the challengers to the throne in the ...

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00:28:44

Slavery with Professor Christer Petley

15th February, 2019

Dan chats to Christer Petley about slavery, focusing on one particularly virulent slave-owner called Simon Taylor, one of the most powerful men in Jamaica in ...

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00:30:25

Lesbianism during World War One with Professor Laura Doan

14th February, 2019

Valentine's Day Special! Laura Doan discusses love and lesbianism during the war, from the way women were treated to popular reaction to lesbians in the ...

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00:16:17

The Great Escape with Guy Walters

11th February, 2019

Was The Great Escape as great as its name suggests? Guy Walters thinks otherwise, and argues that the mass breakout from Stalag Luft III actually ...

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00:27:57

Sex and Socialism with Professor Kristen Ghodsee

10th February, 2019

Did people have better sex under socialism? The answer is probably yes, and Dan talks to Kristen Ghodsee to find out why, also discussing why ...

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00:30:54

The Lost Wrecks of Jutland in Portsmouth

8th February, 2019

Dan heads down to Portsmouth harbour to uncover lost wrecks buried in the mud with a team of marine specialists in history and archaeology. Discover ...

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00:28:41

The Tombs of Egypt with Chris Naunton

6th February, 2019

What treasures lie in store in the shifting sands of the Valley of the Kings? Dan talks to Chris Naunton to discover where the ...

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00:28:03

Singapore with Nicholas Walton

4th February, 2019

Dan talks to Nicholas Walton about the role of Sir Stamford Raffles in the emergence of Singapore as one of the world's largest ...

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00:14:01

The Great Escape with Air Commodore Charles Clarke

1st February, 2019

What was it like in Stalag Luft 3? Dan talks to Air Commodore Charles Clarke, a prisoner-of-war during the Great Escape. For more exclusive history interviews ...

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00:36:18

Augustus with Lindsay Powell

31st January, 2019

Who was the greatest European ever? Dan talks to Lindsay Powell to find out. For more exclusive history interviews and documentaries, subscribe to History Hit ...

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00:35:20

A Prince in the Tower with Iain Glen

28th January, 2019

In this episode, Dan presents an all-new kind of podcast, History Hit's first ever audio drama. Starring Iain Glen from Game of Thrones, and Geoffrey ...

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