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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.

The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.

Location:

United States

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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.

Language:

English


Episodes

Bonus Episode from the Archive: The Poet’s Curse

4/12/2021
This is an old one, but it was specifically... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:29:29

PSA for Apple Podcast Users

4/12/2021
For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:01:58

Private: April Fools 2021 – The Norman Conquest of 1066

4/1/2021
It is finally here. For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:00:39

369 – Move or You Will Be Moved: Part 4

3/25/2021
When you come at the King, you best not miss… and... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:37:08

368 – Move or You Will Be Moved: Part 3

3/19/2021
“O happy earl, in bairns and forebears... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:25:01

367 – Move, or You Will Be Moved Part 2

3/2/2021
Swegn Godwinson was exiled….again. Only this time... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:25:09

366 – Move, or You Will Be Moved: Part 1

2/26/2021
The summer of 1051 must have felt like some sort... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:35:40

365 – The Red Cliffs of Dover

2/12/2021
In 1050, Thorrfinn the Jarl of Orkney went to... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:42:05

364 – Reconciliation

1/30/2021
Complex societies are able to do incredible... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:32:29

363 – Treason!

1/13/2021
Piece by piece, the board was being set for a... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:32:02

362 – Meet the Godwins

12/9/2020
History is just the story of humans across time.... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

361 – W A Poet

12/4/2020
King Edward came to England with a political... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:28:59

360 – The Long Game

11/18/2020
In 1040, while England was dealing with the chaos... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:34:10

359 – Play Autocrat Games; Win Autocrat Prizes

10/30/2020
In 1040, England once again had a new King. But... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:32:04

The Witch of Fife

10/23/2020
Happy Halloween! For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:11:22

358 – King Harthacnut

10/16/2020
Today’s story starts in 1039. It’s a big year,... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:32:34

357 – Walter Map’s Courtly Trifles

10/6/2020
The early 11th century was an unlikely time of... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:31:04

356 – Macbeth

9/15/2020
Here is the story of Macbeth. If you have just... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:46:18

355 – Double, Double Toil and Trouble

8/20/2020
As we have been covering the Dark Ages, we have... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:50:14

354 – The West, after Cnut

8/3/2020
The death of Cnut and the fall of his near-Empire... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:37:59