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'Rumi: A Life'

1/14/2019
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This week Patrick and a high profile panel of historians, poets, biographers and translators discuss the life and spiritual legacy of Persian poet and Sufi mystic Rumi.

Duration:00:38:06

Best of January Books - Part 1

1/7/2019
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This week Patrick covers the best of history publications for January 2019.

Duration:00:35:15

Gospel According to Mark

12/16/2018
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Join Patrick as he talks with a panel of historians and religious scholars about the life of ST Mark and the impact of his gospel throughout time and today

Duration:00:46:45

Best of December Books

12/10/2018
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This week Patrick covers the best history publications for December including features on Michael Collins, The Prague Spring and The Book of Kells.

Duration:00:39:57

'Oliver Goldsmith: A Life'

12/3/2018
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This week Patrick and a high profile panel of literary scholars, writers and biographers discuss the life and literary legacy of Oliver Goldsmith.

Duration:00:38:28

The History of St Petersburg

11/25/2018
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Join Patrick as he talks with a panel of experts about the history of St Petersburg

Duration:00:45:41

Best of November Books

11/19/2018
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This week Patrick covers publications on Churchill and Ireland, Richard the 2nd, the Racial Heritage of the Irish Celts, the Irish Famine and Hitlers Nazi Collaborators.

Duration:00:36:04

Cato the Wise

11/12/2018
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This week Patrick discusses the life and political legacy of the great Roman senator and historian 'Cato the Wise' with Philip de Souza, Tim Cornell and Michael Fronda.

Duration:00:34:24

General Douglas MacArthur and the Korean War

11/5/2018
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This week Patrick and a distinguished panel of historians, biographers and military experts discuss General Douglas MacArthur and the Korean War.

Duration:00:36:32

Best of October Books

10/22/2018
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This week Patrick covers books on Revolutionary Dublin, Roger West, James Joyce, WW2, Gordon Brewster and Ireland's Pirate Trail.

Duration:00:45:31

Constance Markievicz: A Life

10/15/2018
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This week Tommy Graham is joined by a panel of Irish artists, historians and writers to discuss the life and political legacy of Constance Markievicz.

Duration:00:44:20

Isaac Newton: A Life

10/8/2018
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This week Patrick and an esteemed panel of philosophers, scientists, historians and mathematicians discuss the intellectual legacy of Sir Isaac Newton.

Duration:00:38:03

The History of Norse Mythology

9/30/2018
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Thor's might hammer has come to dominate comic strips and cinema screens, but what are the origins of his story? And how did Norse Mythology change the world?

Duration:00:52:38

Best of September Books - Part 2

9/24/2018
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This week Patrick covers the best in Irish and International history publishing for September 2018 including books on Flann O Brien and Music and Society in Cork.

Duration:00:41:30

Best of September Books - Part 1

9/17/2018
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This week Patrick looks at the best of history publishing for September including books on the 3rd Reich, the Irish Suffrage Movement and Renaissance Britain.

Duration:00:43:10

The Cambridge History of Ireland: Volume 1-4

9/10/2018
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This week Patrick and an esteemed panel of historians, scholars and editors discuss 'The Cambridge History of Ireland: Volume 1-4'.

Duration:00:43:17

Best of August Books

8/13/2018
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This week Patrick reviews books covering everything from the world of medieval Munster to the Phoenicians.

Duration:00:53:03

Willie Redmond: A Life

7/30/2018
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This week Patrick and a high profile range of historians and biographers explore the life of Irish politician, soldier and social activist, Willie Redmond.

Duration:00:53:00

Best of July Books - Part Two

7/23/2018
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This week Patrick covers books on Samuel Beckett, Irish Education and Catholic Emancipation, Charles the 1st and Egyptian history.

Duration:01:13:39

King Lear: A History of a Play

7/15/2018
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This week Patrick and a high profile panel of English literature academics, actors and historians discuss 'King Lear: A History of a Play'.

Duration:00:50:50