When did countries become countries? Misha Glenny on the borders, the stories and the people of countries worldwide.
Scandinavia - the narcissism of small differences
Ep3 Norway and fish, followed by oil
Scandinavia - The Viking Inheritance
The Swedish Baltic Empire ... why it's not all Abba and social democracy with the Swedes
Scandinavia - The Bridge
Ep 1 "Danes talk about Swedes all the time. Swedes don't talk about Danes so much."
Ireland - escalation!
"The thing about the border - we've lived it. It doesn't feel like history to us."
Ireland - plantation and conflict
Dr Joan Redmond talks to Misha Glenny about Ireland, England and the early seeds of war
Ireland - we used the word pagan as kids!
Fintan O'Toole talks to Misha Glenny about Catholics, Protestants, and Top of the Pops
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hi! i'm really enjoying this podcast - it's a bit like travelling back in time and to another continent (i'm listening in aus). your guests are fabulous - i wondered if you would consider listing their names (and books) in a set of show notes? thanks heaps and i look forward to listening to all of your episodes!