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A daily history podcast attempting to entertain you through the Covid19 pandemic.

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Helen King joins us to talk all about the nonsense that has emerged about medicine in the ancient world and to put us right. 

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Phil Weir joins us to talk all about his new book: Dunkirk and the Little Ships.

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Join Alex and Napoleonic Historian Marcus Cribb with cast members Jason Salkey, Michael Cochrane, Neil Dudgeon, Paul Bigley, Paul Trussell, Assumpta Serna, Scott Cleverdon and Gavan O'Herlihy  as they recall life on set and filming the iconic series. 

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Brace yourselves. The regulars in the Mary Rose convene with guest judge Eleanor Janega to find history's funniest Sexcapade. In which there is actually some serious conversation, along with the normal lunacy.

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LA-based Food Historian Katherine Spiers joins us to talk all about the history of dessert.

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Helen Doe joins us to talk all about smuggling in the West Country and the legacy it has left behind. 

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Alex's dreams come true and we discuss 300 years of Romanov rulers in Russia with the man who literally wrote the book on them all.

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But Linda Porter joins us to swing the focus onto the women Charles II loved instead of arguably Britain's randiest King himself.

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Join the regulars as they debate the most epic animal in history

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