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A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.

A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.
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Madison, WI

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A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 8.7- Year 79

6/17/2018
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🎶Tonight I'm gonna party like it's the year seventy-nine 🎶

Duration:00:33:42

Ep. 8.6- The Commune

6/13/2018
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The Paris Commune was formally inaugurated on March 28, 1871. Unfortunately no one could agree on what that meant.

Duration:00:39:54

8.5- The Cannons

6/3/2018
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On March 18, 1871 the government of Adolphe Thiers attempted to seize control of the National Guard's cannons. It didn't go well. Fundraiser! revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:39:41

8.4- The Siege of Paris

5/27/2018
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You know you're rich when you can afford to eat rats. Fundraiser! revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:41:55

8.3- The Government of National Defence

5/20/2018
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In September 1870, everyone in Paris prepared for a siege. Some of them also prepared for revolution. Remember: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:40:51

8.2- The Franco-Prussian War

5/13/2018
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Napoleon III hoped a war with Prussia would save his Empire. Instead it destroyed his Empire. Remember: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com Hardball Times Article: Shohei Ohtani, The Bambino, and Bullet Joe This Week In Baseball History: Episode 47 - Leon Day Plays Two Ways

Duration:00:38:23

8.1- The Second French Empire

5/6/2018
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First as tragedy, then as farce. Fundraiser: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com Sponsor: casper.com/revolutions

Duration:00:41:52

2018 Revolutions Fundraiser Announcment

4/29/2018
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Duration:00:06:32

7.33- What the Heck Just Happened

4/29/2018
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Let's figure out what the heck happened in 1848 revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com audible.com/revolutions

Duration:00:40:21

7.32- The Bitter End

3/25/2018
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The bitter end of the Revolutions of 1848 arrived in the summer of 1849. Visit Audible! audible.com/revolutions Recs: The Storm Before the Storm (duh) and 30 Greatest Orchestral Workd

Duration:00:43:52

7.31- The Assembly of the Damned

3/18/2018
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As the walls close in on the Revolutions of 1848, the final loose ends will be ground up by millstones, but still stamp the future with fertile soil to grow new liberty trees.

Duration:00:40:23

7.30- The Crown From the Gutter

3/11/2018
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Wherein the King of Prussia is offered a dog's collar.

Duration:00:36:37

7.29- The New Emperor

3/4/2018
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In Dec 1848, the Austrian Empire got a new Emperor.

Duration:00:36:02

7.28- Prince President Bonaparte

2/25/2018
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In Dec 1848, Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte was elected president of France.

Duration:00:42:40

7.27- The Flight of the Pope

2/18/2018
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In November 1848, the Pope took flight.

Duration:00:42:56

7.26- The Battle For Vienna

2/11/2018
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After the Emperor declared war on Hungary, Vienna launched an uprising in October 1848.

Duration:00:39:11

7.25- The Parliament of Professors

2/4/2018
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The Frankfurt Parliament is the symbol of the liberal German Revolution of 1848. That's not a compliment.

Duration:00:39:49

7.24- The Turn of The Tide

1/30/2018
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In the summer of 1848, the forces of counter-revolution began to get the upper hand in central Europe.

Duration:00:35:53

7.23- The First War of Italian Independence

1/21/2018
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On March 23, 1848 the Kingdom of Piedmont declared war on Austria.

Duration:00:41:15

7.22- The April Laws

1/14/2018
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In April 1848, the Hungarians won the right to national self-government. But what about the other nations of the Kingdom of Hungary?

Duration:00:33:57