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Patrick Geoghegan taking you on journeys through history every Sunday from 7pm - 8pm.

Patrick Geoghegan taking you on journeys through history every Sunday from 7pm - 8pm.
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Dublin, Ireland

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Patrick Geoghegan taking you on journeys through history every Sunday from 7pm - 8pm.

Twitter:

@NewstalkFM

Language:

English

Contact:

Newstalk HQ Marconi House Digges Lane Dublin 2 1890 453106


Episodes

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

Best of July Books - Part One

7/9/2018
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This week Patrick covers books on Ancient Egypt, the Flu Pandemic of 1918, the Pacific World, the history of the Irish National Teachers Organisation and Dublin Bay.

Duration:01:16:14

The Battle of Gettysburg

7/1/2018
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This week Patrick and high profile panel of Irish and American Historians discuss the iconic Battle of Gettysburg.

Duration:00:47:32

Rats in the Desert: the Siege of Tobruk

6/17/2018
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Join Patrick as he talks about the Siege of Tobruk and how the wily Desert Rats foiled the great Desert Fox and turned the port of Tobruk into a torn in the Nazi's side

Duration:00:50:35

Muhammad Ali: The boxer that changed the world

6/10/2018
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Join Patrick as he talks with a panel of experts about Muhammad Ali and how the self-styled "Greatest" changed history

Duration:00:45:54

The Influenza Pandemic of 1918

5/21/2018
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This week's show comes live from Hotel Meyrick in Galway where Patrick and a high profile range of social and economic historians discuss the great flu of 1918.

Duration:00:53:59

Hugo Chávez: A Life

5/14/2018
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This week Tommy Graham, the Editor of 'History Ireland' explores the political legacy of former Venezuelan leader Hugo Chávez.

Duration:00:53:21

Best of June Books

4/28/2018
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This week Patrick talks to Dr James Kelly about his new book 'Food Rioting in Ireland in the 18th & 19th Centuries' and hears about the history of hematology.

Duration:01:18:40