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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: Slavery

3/20/2020
More material is coming, but here is a bonus... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:36:34

344 – Cnut’s Mad Lads

3/12/2020
In the year of 1021, the Anglo Saxon Chronicle... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:33:14

343 – By Thorkell’s Beard

2/27/2020
This is a story of palace intrigue, murder, and... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:25:55

Bonus Episode: Shrove Tuesday

2/25/2020
Today is Shrove Tuesday. And if you’re not in... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:11:49

342 – King Cnut of Denmark and England

2/13/2020
If you have heard of King Cnut, what you probably... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:29:30

341 – King Cnut of England

2/5/2020
Cnut made a lot of smart moves in a very short... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:31:46

340 – A Bit of a Cnut

1/23/2020
When we left off, Cnut had managed to get Eadric... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:43:21

339 – Cnut the Conqueror

1/16/2020
It’s been a strange few years. The fall of the... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:27:25

338 – The Fall of King Edmund Ironsides

12/27/2019
Edmund hadn’t lost, and for now that was enough.... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:42:44

337 – The Rise of King Edmund Ironside

12/21/2019
Can you feel it? It feels like there is a lull... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:36:22

336 – The End Is The Beginning Is The End

12/10/2019
Christmas is old. Older than Christianity, in... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:43:14

335 – Acts of Spasmodic Violence

11/26/2019
Morcar and Sigeferth were under a lot of stress.... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:26:24

334 – No Cnut November

11/14/2019
There are worse things than spending a holiday in... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:36:05

333 – The Conquest of England

11/7/2019
England in 1013 was a Kingdom begging to be... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:37:43

Teig O’Kane and the Corpse

10/30/2019
Happy Halloween For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:29:04

332 – The Jomsvikings

10/25/2019
So here we are. With two full companies of... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:31:37

331 – Thoughts and Prayers

10/17/2019
AEthelred, for the first time in quite a while,... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:26:56

330 – The Purge

10/7/2019
The Court of AEthelred had turned over three... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:30:14

329 – Forkbeard

9/26/2019
When you go to your local grocery store there’s a... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:00:34:24

328 – The St Brice’s Day Massacre

9/19/2019
The year 1002 was still 64 years away from 1066,... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.com

Duration:01:19:55