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Aug. 23, 2021

Owain Glyndŵr, The Last Prince of Wales (Part 2)

The Welsh have risen! Owain Glyndŵr's rebellion has swept across the the British Isles. As Welsh apprentices abroad down the…

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Aug. 9, 2021

Owain Glyndŵr, The Last Prince of Wales (Part 1)

Owain Glyndŵr was a Welsh landowner in the 14th century. After being driven into revolt by a tyrannical English king he would …

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July 6, 2021

Season 2 Wrap-up

Season 2 Wrap-up

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July 5, 2021

Pemulwuy, The Aboriginal Freedom Fighter

Pemulwuy was a member of the Bidjigal people, one of the Aboriginal tribes who lived on the east coast of Australia. When the …

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June 21, 2021

Lapulapu, The Apostate Of Mactan

The Life of Lapulapu, The Filipino National Hero

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June 14, 2021

Forgotten Wars Preview

Forgotten Wars Preview

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June 7, 2021

The Forgotten Colony Of Erik The Red

Eric The Red was a Norwegian farmer in the 10th century. After finding himself incompatible with the rules of civilisation he sai…

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May 24, 2021

Valette and The Great Siege of Malta (Part 3)

After a heroic final stand, Fort St Elmo has finally fallen. With the Ottoman navy now streaming into the harbour, the Knights…

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May 10, 2021

Valette and The Great Siege of Malta (Part 2)

The enormous Ottoman fleet has just been sighted on the horizon of Malta, 'The Greatest Siege Of All Time' has begun! As Dragu…

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April 26, 2021

Valette and The Great Siege of Malta (Part 1)

"Nothing is more well known than the siege of Malta" - Voltaire In the year 1565 an enormous Ottoman fleet departed Constantin…

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April 12, 2021

The Indian Renaissance of Ram Mohan Roy

Ram Mohan Roy was a Bengali man from the 19th century. After watching a widow burnt alive as part of a Hindu funeral ceremony, he…

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April 6, 2021

Afghanistan: Chatting with Madina

In this very special episode, I chat with the Great, Great, Great, Great, Great, Great, Great Granddaughter of Ahmad Shah Duranni…

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March 29, 2021

The Last Stand Of The Maya: The Tale Of Tecun Uman

Tecun Uman was a Mayan Prince in the 15th Century. As Europeans pushed into Guatemala, he and his people refused to submit to…

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March 15, 2021

Bokassa I, The Cannibal Emperor Of Africa

Bokassa was a military colonel in the 1950's who took control of the Central African Republic in a coup d'état. His obsession wit…

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March 8, 2021

Collaboration: Chatting With Ollie

In my first collaboration episode I chat with Ollie, an English guy who runs the 'History Emporium And Pals Podcast' We talk A…

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Feb. 28, 2021

Alfred The Great And The Last Kingdom (Part 2)

After a humiliating defeat, Alfred retreats to the swamps of Wessex and desperately tries to pickup the pieces of his shattered k…

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Feb. 22, 2021

Alfred The Great And The Last Kingdom (Part 1)

Alfred was the ruler of the Kingdom of Wessex in the 9th century. As the rest of England fell to Viking invaders he won a string …

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Feb. 7, 2021

Tituba, The Black Witch Of Salem

Tituba was a slave in the highly religious town of Salem, Massachusetts. After being wrongly convicted of witchcraft she ensur…

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Jan. 25, 2021

Abu Tahir Al-Jannabi, The Muslim Who Sacked Mecca

Abu Tahir was the leader of a mystical offshoot of mainstream Islam known as 'The Qarmatians'. He created a kind of 'proto-com…

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Jan. 13, 2021

Eugene Of Savoy, Saviour Of House Habsburg

Eugene was a French aristocrat born in the 17th century. After being snubbed by the French King for his ugly face and frail b…

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Dec. 24, 2020

Blackbeard, Scourge Of The Sea

Blackbeard was a pirate from the 18th century. He delighted in terrorising pirates and civilians alike as his iconic Jolly Roger …

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Dec. 6, 2020

Imadaddin Nasimi, The Poet Martyr

Imadaddin Nasimi wrote heretical poetry in 14th century Azerbaijan. Despite being banned, his altruistic poetry was incredibly po…

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Nov. 30, 2020

Welcome to Anthology Of Heroes!

Anthology Of Heroes Podcast Trailer

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Nov. 16, 2020

St Gregory The Illuminator And The Birth Of The Church

St Gregory was one of the first Christian missionaries in the 3rd century. He bought his faith to Armenia, and received a host…

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