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Welcome to History, Books and Wine, where three author friends talk about book and fun historical tidbits all while raising a glass of vino! Hosted by bestselling authors: Eliza Knight, Lori Ann Bailey, and Madeline Martin. ​ Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Find us on: iTunes Spotify Google Stitcher Coming soon to: Amazon Alexa/Echo

Welcome to History, Books and Wine, where three author friends talk about book and fun historical tidbits all while raising a glass of vino! Hosted by bestselling authors: Eliza Knight, Lori Ann Bailey, and Madeline Martin. ​ Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Find us on: iTunes Spotify Google Stitcher Coming soon to: Amazon Alexa/Echo
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Welcome to History, Books and Wine, where three author friends talk about book and fun historical tidbits all while raising a glass of vino! Hosted by bestselling authors: Eliza Knight, Lori Ann Bailey, and Madeline Martin. ​ Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Find us on: iTunes Spotify Google Stitcher Coming soon to: Amazon Alexa/Echo

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Episodes

Lori Ann Bailey explores the life of Casanova - lover, musician, scholar, con-artist, and SPY!

8/22/2019
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Welcome to episode 28 with your host this week, Lori Ann Bailey, as she dives into the tumultuous life of Giacomo Casanova. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Bota Box – Cabernet Sauvignon What I read this week: The Alice Network: https://amzn.to/2Zk3TCD My book (available online where books are sold!): Highland Obligation: https://amzn.to/31Vd1z9 Our Websites-- find...

Duration:00:30:12

Madeline Martin Spying on Spies with Mata Hari

8/14/2019
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Madeline Martin delves into Mata Hari’s life - from potential kindergarten teacher to exotic dancer to spy! Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Madeline Martin: Gnarly head 1924 Double Black We I read this week: Find Her by Lisa Gardner: https://amzn.to/2KAlRwD My book: The Highlander’s Challenge: https://amzn.to/2yXTLob Sign up for my newsletter to get it for FREE:...

Duration:00:21:22

Grace Elliott "Daly the Tall" -- A Courtesan With a Talent for Spying

8/8/2019
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Welcome to Episode 26! Are you ready to get your spy on? On today's show, Eliza Knight dives into the mysterious history of the lovely Scotswoman, Grace Elliott aka Daly the Tall, born Grissel Dalrymple. An epic beauty whose height was noted at being 6 feet took society by storm, until a dalliance left her reputation in tatters. With her only recourse to become a courtesan, she leaps in with gusto becoming the lover of princes and other nobles. But more exciting than her talents with men...

Duration:00:19:21

Historical Happy Hour with Madeline, Eliza, and Lori on Handbags, Wigs, and Belts, Oh My...

8/1/2019
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Lori Ann Bailey, Eliza Knight, and Madeline Martin share everything the fashionable medieval person needed to accessorize, protect their head, and carry their valuables. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Eliza Knight: Josh Rose Lori Ann Bailey: Curious Beasts Blood Red Wine Madeline Martin: Apothic Dark We we read this week: Madeline Martin: Year of Wonders by Geraldine...

Duration:00:55:32

Lori Ann Bailey guides us through man/womankind's love of personal adornments - JEWELRY.

7/18/2019
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Welcome to episode 23 with your host this week, Lori Ann Bailey, who takes us on a tour of the history of personal adornments, wedding rings, and mourning jewelry. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Bota Box – Cabernet Sauvignon Fun things I talked about: The Art of Mourning: https://artofmourning.com/?doing_wp_cron=1563201276.0793230533599853515625 What I read this...

Duration:00:33:22

Stepping into the Shoes of History with Eliza Knight

7/18/2019
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Welcome to Episode 24! On today's show, Eliza Knight walks us through the shoes of history from the paleolithic era to the 19th century! Find out how she was tripped by a Roman soldier, who invented sneakers, and what types of shoes early man wore. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Chateau Francs-Bories Saint-Emilion We Eliza read this week: Wench by Dolen Perkin-Valdez:...

Duration:00:23:13

Madeline Martin Doffs Her Cap to The History of Hats

7/10/2019
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Madeline Martin goes mad on hats for you! Learn what syphilis has to do with hats, what kind of a statement the first top hat made and just how tall those hennins really got. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Madeline Martin: Art of the Cooper Cabernet Sauvignon We I read this week: Madeline Martin: The Great Courses: The Medieval World by Dorsey Armstrong:...

Duration:00:30:54

A Celebratory Happy Hour Recognizing Amazing Women in American History

7/4/2019
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Lori Ann Bailey, Eliza Knight and Madeline Martin kick off this 4thof July with talking about incredible women in our American history! Listen to find out about the incredible feats of Harriet Tubman, Hellen Keller and Clara Barton. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Madeline Martin: Freakshow Cabernet Sauvignon Eliza Knight: Barefoot Pinot Grigio Lori Ann Bailey: Joseph...

Duration:00:46:47

Lori Ann Bailey Shares Her Knowledge of "The Maid of Orleans" - Joan of Arc

6/27/2019
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Welcome to episode 20 with your host this week, Lori Ann Bailey, who will be sharing the history of Joan of Arc and how she became a saint. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Josh Operation Gratitude Lodi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon What I read this week: Ribbons of Scarlet by Kate Quinn, Stephanie Dray, Laura Kamoie, E. Knight, Heather Webb, and Sophie Perinot:...

Duration:00:26:07

Madeline Martin Walks the Wild Side with Grace O'Malley

6/19/2019
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Madeline Martin is introducing you to the famed pirate, Grace O’Malley, whose story is filled with rebellion, betrayal…and a tidbit about a lace hanky. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Apothic Crush Check out their awesome website: https://www.apothic.com We I read this week: Breath From The Sea by Eliza Knight https://amzn.to/2XoQvjB My book(available online where...

Duration:00:25:42

Eliza Knight Shares the Struggle of the Queen of All Warrior Queens -- Boudica

6/13/2019
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Welcome to Episode 18 with your host, Eliza Knight who leaps back into ancient Britain, bringing to life Queen Boudica, a woman who is still to this day celebrated as a national heroine and a symbol of the struggle for justice and independence. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Eliza paired this episode with: Murphy Goode Pinot Noir Eliza read this week: Bird Box by Josh Malerman:...

Duration:00:23:21

It's Wine O'Clock! Eliza, Lori & Madeline share historical tidbits & fun facts about wine!

6/6/2019
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Welcome to Happy Hour with your hosts, Eliza Knight, Madeline Martin and Lori Ann Bailey. Are you ready to learn all about the history of wine, and the varieties available? Want to know how old the oldest bottle is? How about the most expensive? How fast does a champagne cork travel? Ready, set, cheers! Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com We paired episode seventeen with these wines: Madeline: Bota Box,...

Duration:01:20:45

Lori Ann Bailey Wets Your Whistle With Everything You Need To Know About Whisky

5/30/2019
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Welcome to episode 16 with your host this week, Lori Ann Bailey, who will be sharing the history of whisky along with some fun facts and examples of how everyone from kings to farmers love the malted libation. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Glenlivet Scotch and Jim Beam Bourbon Additional Research on Whisky:...

Duration:00:31:35

Brewing Up Some Beer History with Madeline Martin

5/22/2019
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Welcome to episode 15 with your host this week, Madeline Martin who will be sharing the history of beer and ale (and what the difference between those two is) as well as a little bit of German. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Yuengling Lager – YUM! We I read this week: Say Yes to the Marquess by Tessa Dare https://amzn.to/2QdVvl2 My book(available online where...

Duration:00:29:25

Get Your Liquor Knowledge on With Eliza!

5/16/2019
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Welcome to episode 14 with your host Eliza Knight who is talking about all things liquor--and may just get you saying "time for a trip to the spirit store!" Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Eliza paired this episode with an Amaretto sour! Eliza read this week: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware https://amzn.to/2JPvdol Eliza's Book (available online where books are sold!): Eliza’s Guarded by the...

Duration:00:25:55

Lori Ann Bailey, Eliza Knight, and Madeline Martin Share Their Knowledge of Historical Hygiene From Their Annual Retreat On Cape Fear River

5/9/2019
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Welcome to Happy Hour with your hosts, Eliza Knight, Madeline Martin and Lori Ann Bailey. Go on a behind the scenes tour of our annual writing retreat while we share fun facts about historical hygiene, our retreat, and one of our favorite wines. Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com We paired episode thirteen with these wines: Undivided, Pinot Noir: This is a fruit forward Pinot Noir that retains a complex...

Duration:01:12:18

Lori Ann Bailey Takes Us On A Tour Of A Medieval Kitchen

5/2/2019
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Welcome to episode 12 with your host Lori Ann Bailey, who is exploring the medieval kitchen, cooking and what people ate in the middle ages versus what we eat now! Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Lori paired episode one with these wines: Adega Vila Real 2013 Douro Doc from Portugal Links to a list of when foods were first mentioned in several countries:...

Duration:00:26:59

Madeline Martin goes medieval on medicine

4/25/2019
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Welcome to episode 11 with your host this week, Madeline Martin who is discussing health in the medieval period, including staggering life expectancy stats and some pretty bizarre cures they used back then. It will make you appreciate the 21stcentury for sure! Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com This episode was paired with: Roscato Dark AND Roscato Smooth (because they were buy 2, get $5 off at Target –...

Duration:00:30:51

Digging into Dirt with Eliza -- AKA How to Clean a Medieval Castle

4/17/2019
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Welcome to episode 10 with your host Eliza Knight who is digging into the medieval dirt--literally--this week with how to clean your medieval castle. Surprise, some things are still pretty similar to today! Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com Eliza paired episode one with these wines: Sledgehammer, Cabernet Sauvignon Eliza read this week: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony...

Duration:00:18:02

Happy Hour with Historical Figures and a Historical Fact True False Drinking Game

4/10/2019
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Welcome to Happy Hour with your hosts, Eliza Knight, Madeline Martin and Lori Ann Bailey. Learn a little more about some famous figures in history and enjoy our history true/false drinking game (we sure did!) Have history, book or wine question you want us to answer in a future show? Email us! historybooksandwine@gmail.com We paired episode one with these wines: Lori - Kenwood Vineyards 2015 Merlot Eliza - Bogle, Old Vine Zinfandel Madeline - Cooper’s Hawk Cabernet Sauvignon (in a...

Duration:01:03:03