The Battle of Britain and Artie Holmes’ Hurricane

From The History Guy. Get MagellanTV here: https://try.magellantv.com/historyguy/ & get an exclusive offer extended to our viewers: an extra month FREE. MagellanTV is a new kind of streaming service run by filmmakers with 2,000+ documentaries! Check out our personal recommendation and MagellanTV’s exclusive playlists: https://www.magellantv.com/explore/history At the height of the Battle of Britain, one RAF…

Asbestos and Human History

From The History Guy. Today we know asbestos to be a health hazard. But the natural mineral was not simply an artifact of the industrial age. The History Guy recalls the long human history with asbestos. This is original content based on research by The History Guy. Images in the Public Domain are carefully selected…

Honing Your Longhunter Trekking Kit

From Townsends. Ellen Rice went on a camping trip last winter. She was given little to no information on the terrain, location, and time-frame of the trip. This is her first experience like this, and she is going out into the wilderness with nothing but the 18th century gear she carries with her. Visit Our…

1942 Raid on Makin Island

From The History Guy. The Marine Raiders of the Second World War were described as the United States’ first special operations forces. A raid in August 1942 on a Japanese-held atoll tested the strategies and marines of the Second Raider Battalion. The History Guy remembers the 1942 Raid on Makin Island. This is original content…

Live at the Nutmeg Tavern

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Happy New year! – Live From The Nutmeg Tavern!

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Up: The History of the Elevator

From The History Guy. Versions of elevators have existed for millennia. But the development of elevators safe enough to carry passengers is relatively new. The History Guy remembers the history of an invention that allowed us to build skyscrapers. This is original content based on research by The History Guy. Images in the Public Domain…

1858 Staten Island Quarantine War

From The History Guy. In 1800, the state of New York established a marine hospital on Staten Island used to quarantine passengers entering New York harbor who showed signs of illness. Residents opposed "the Quarantine" from the start. By 1858, they had had enough. The History Guy remembers the 1858 Staten Island Quarantine War. This…

USS Roper and the U-85

From The History Guy. The first U-boat sunk by a US Naval vessel in the Second World War would seem to be a big deal. However, when USS Roper sank the U-85 in April, 1942, the the event was kept secret by the military. The History Guy remembers a nearly forgotten milestone in the Battle…

Nutcrackers and Forgotten History

From The History Guy. Decorative nutcrackers began as folk art in the Ore Mountains of Germany. The History Guy recalls the history of an enduring symbol of the holidays. This is original content based on research by The History Guy. Images in the Public Domain are carefully selected and provide illustration. As images of actual…

Aksum: A Forgotten Empire

From The History Guy. The third century Persian prophet Mani described the four greatest powers of his time: Rome, Persia, China, and Aksum. Of the four, Aksum is by far the least remembered today. The History Guy remembers the forgotten empire of Ethiopia. This is original content based on research by The History Guy. Images…

The Story of Queen Camilla | Absolute History

From Absolute History. We delve into the whirlwind romance of Charles and Camilla; a story that divided the loyalties of The Royal Family and the British public for years. Content licensed from Kew Media to Little Dot Studios. Any queries, please contact us at: owned-enquiries@littledotstudios.com #AbsoluteHistory

The Man Who Killed Jesus | Absolute History

From Absolute History. Discover the truth behind Pontius Pilate’s role in Jesus’ death. Far from the weak character portrayed in the Bible, he was a brutal politician. Controversial and compelling, Secrets Of The Cross pushes aside centuries of tradition to expose fascinating secrets at the heart of the Christian story. Content licensed from Lion TV…

Happy New year! – Live From The Nutmeg Tavern!

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Kate: The Making Of A Modern Queen | Absolute History

From Absolute History. The remarkable transformation of a young English woman. Combining remarkable footage and expert interviews, this authoritative special presents the true story of Kate Middleton, the seemingly ordinary young woman now destined to be Queen of England. From comparatively modest circumstances, the Middleton family could not be more different from the royal family.…

Mirror in the Box – Objectivity #217

From Objectivity. We’re at the Royal Society unboxing components for a game-changing 18th Century telescope. More links below ↓↓↓ Featuring Head Librarian Keith Moore from The Royal Society speaking with Brady. Objectivity on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/objectivity Subscribe to Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity_Sub Check out some more Astronomy-related episodes… Big Old Lenses: https://youtu.be/Qmu1eptEFuU Newton’s Telescope and Hubble: https://youtu.be/z2UnicxC8hs Moon…

Battling the Wafer Iron! – Christmas Wafers From 1723

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USS Fanning and the U-58

From The History Guy. Six months after being deployed to Ireland, US destroyers had yet to sink a U-boat. In the action of November 17, 1917, two US destroyers would get their chance. The History Guy remembers a seminal moment in the history of the United States Navy and some forgotten World War I history.…

Worst Christmas Jobs In History | Absolute History

From Absolute History. Let’s face it, there’s always been plenty of extra work to be done at Christmas time. Be it late night shelf-stacking at your local mall, cramming this year’s must-have items into valuable shop space in an effort to fuel the ‘pile ’em high, sell ’em dear’ festive shopping frenzy, or doing the…

All Things Horses With a Special Guest! – Live From The Nutmeg Tavern!

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