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Madison, WI

Description:

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

7.06- The Kingdom of Hungary

8/23/2017
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1000 years of Hungarian history in 38 minutes. Pre-Order The Storm Before the Storm! Amazon Powells Barnes & Noble Indiebound Books-a-Million Indigo

Duration: 00:39:56


7.05- Risorgimento

8/14/2017
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In the years after the Napoleonic conquest, the dream of Italian liberation and unification took root. Pre-Order The Storm Before the Storm! Amazon Powells Barnes & Noble Indiebound Books-a-Million

Duration: 00:37:54


7.04- The Austrian Empire

8/7/2017
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It may not be Holy or Roman anymore, but it was still an Empire... Pre-Order The Storm Before the Storm! Amazon Powells Barnes & Noble Indibound Books-a-Million

Duration: 00:42:43


7.03- The German Confederation

7/31/2017
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The long road to Germany has begun.

Duration: 00:32:19


The Storm Before The Storm: Chapter 1- The Beasts of Italy

7/27/2017
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Audio excerpt from The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic by Mike Duncan. Forthcoming Oct. 24, 2017. Pre-order a copy today! Amazon Powells Barnes & Noble Indibound Books-a-Million Or visit us at: revolutionspodcast.com thehistoryofrome.com

Duration: 00:55:40


7.01- The Volcano

7/17/2017
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In January 1848 Europe was sleeping on a volcano. Pre-Order The Storm Before the Storm! Amazon Powells Barnes & Noble Indibound Books-a-Million

Duration: 00:40:09


6.08e- The June Rebellion

5/29/2017
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In June 1832 a bunch of radical republicans spontaneously broke out in song.

Duration: 00:34:09


6.08d- The Carbonari

5/22/2017
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In 1820 the Good Cousins staged a revolution in the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.

Duration: 00:41:44


6.08c- Metternich

5/16/2017
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After the fall of Napoleon, Austrian Foreign Minister Metternich attempted to orchestrate a new conservative order in Europe. Sponsor: Bombfell.com/revolutions.

Duration: 00:34:38


6.08b- The Belgian Revolution

5/8/2017
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In 1830, the Belgians said we don't want to be a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands anymore.

Duration: 00:35:58


6.8a- The Fait Accompli of 1830

5/1/2017
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What the heck did the rest of France think about the July Revolution? Sponsor Link: Audible.com/revolutions

Duration: 00:34:26


6.07- The Last King of France

4/24/2017
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King Charles X should have never signed the Four Ordinances. You know. In hindsight.

Duration: 00:48:08


6.06- The Duc d'Orleans

4/17/2017
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Time to get this piece on the board.

Duration: 00:23:49


6.05- The Barricades

4/10/2017
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On Wed July 28, 1830 the people of Paris proved that piles of rubble were the key to urban revolution.

Duration: 00:38:58


6.04- Stop The Presses

4/3/2017
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On Monday July 26, 1830 the Four Ordinances were published. On Tuesday July 27 the July Revolution began.

Duration: 00:39:16


6.03- Help Yourself And Heaven Will Help You

3/27/2017
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In early 1830 King Charles X tried to beat back the liberal opposition. Instead they came back stronger than ever.

Duration: 00:40:56


6.02- Charles The Simple

3/20/2017
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After ascending to the throne in 1824 Charles X wanted to impose his ultra-royalism on France, but his annoying subjects kept resisting.

Duration: 00:35:05


6.01- The Chain of Time

3/13/2017
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After the fall of Napoleon, the Bourbon monarchy was restored.

Duration: 00:45:37


5.27- The Labyrinth

2/13/2017
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In 1830, both Simon Bolivar and Gran Colombia died.

Duration: 00:44:10


5.26- Out the Window

2/6/2017
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On Sept 25, 1828 Simón Bolívar went out the window.

Duration: 00:34:35

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