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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

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

7.21- Cracking Down and Backing Down

1/7/2018
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The Austrian Imperial Ministry had a habit of cracking down, but then backing down.

Duration:00:43:26

7.20- Where Do You Draw The Line?

12/24/2017
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With German unification on the way, the question became who exactly was going to be unified anyway? Give a Gift Get A Gift: www.hachettebookgroup.com/stormbeforethestorm

Duration:00:43:52

7.19- The June Days

12/17/2017
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In June 1848, France discovered class conflict. Give a Gift Get A Gift: www.hachettebookgroup.com/stormbeforethestorm Subscribe to Hardcore History Addendum

Duration:00:39:38

7.18- Democracy In Action

12/3/2017
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The Provisional Government of France wanted a political revolution NOT a social revolution. Direct Link: Give a Gift Get A Gift: www.hachettebookgroup.com/stormbeforethestorm Tour! 12/4/17 LOS ANGELES, CA Barnes & Noble -- The Grove, 7:00 PM Reading + Signing 12/5/17 SAN FRANCISCO, CA Book Passage, 6:00 PM Reading + Signing 12/6/17 PORTLAND, OR Powell's Books, 7:30 PM Back where it all began 12/7/17 SEATTLE, WA Elliott Bay Book Company, 7:00 PM Reading +...

Duration:00:42:43

7.17- The Five Days of Milan

11/26/2017
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In March 1848, both Milan and Venice revolted against Austrian rule. Order the Storm Before The Storm: http://thestormbeforethestorm.com West Coast Tour: http://thestormbeforethestorm.com/tour

Duration:00:42:12

7.16- We Crawled On Our Stomachs

11/19/2017
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The fall of the July Monarchy set off a chain reaction throughout Germany that climaxed with intense fighting in Berlin.

Duration:00:37:23

7.15- Slaves No More

11/15/2017
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On your feet, Magyar, the homeland calls! The time is here, now or never! Shall we be slaves or free? This is the question, choose your answer.

Duration:00:37:08

7.14- The Fall of Metternich

11/5/2017
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On March 13, 1848, Metternich fell. We did it! New York Times Bestseller List http://thestormbeforethestorm.com

Duration:00:38:42

Politics & Prose Oct 28: The Storm Before the Storm Book Event

10/30/2017
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Enjoy! Unless you plan on coming to a future event, in which case you should probably stop listening right now!

Duration:01:03:26

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