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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History: Addendum

Jul 9, 2020

Tom Hanks joins Dan to talk about his new Second World War naval-themed film “Greyhound”. This is an hour-long conversation with two fans of History geeking out over the past.”

Show Notes:
Greyhound, The Good Shepherd by C.S. Forester


May 4, 2020

Description: Canadian television personality, radio and podcast host Jeff Marek takes over the show and interviews Dan.

Show Notes:
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31 Thoughts Podcast


Mar 2, 2020

Description: In a world that can sometimes be obsessed with the current threat du jour, author Fred Kaplan reminds us that one of the all-time great threats to us all hasn't gone anywhere.

Notes:

  1. The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War by Fred Kaplan
  2. The Wizards of Armageddon (Stanford...


Jan 30, 2020

Description:Philip II of Macedonia and his son Alexander the Great are two of the most impressive figures in history. Few could contend with either man. One woman held her own with both of them. Alexander's mother Olympias.

Notes:

  1. Olympias: Mother of Alexander the Great by Elizabeth Donnelly Carney 
  2. Alexander of...


Jun 7, 2019

Description: Could militaries separated by ten centuries compete on a battlefield? In this alternative history experiment two armies that successfully invaded Britain a millennium apart are matched. Which side would you bet on?

Show Notes:
1. The Landmark Julius Caesar: The Complete Works: Gallic War, Civil War,...