238 episodes

First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.

Russian Rulers History Podcast Mark Schauss

    • History
    • 4.7 • 117 Ratings

First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.

    A Book Review - Russian Fiction

    A Book Review - Russian Fiction

    The three books I'm reviewing today are Russka by Edward Rutherford, Who Is To Blame? and How Did I Get Here? both by Jane Marlow.

    Episode 205 - The History of Ukraine and its Relationship to Russia - Part One

    Episode 205 - The History of Ukraine and its Relationship to Russia - Part One

    Today, we begin a new series with an overview of the history of Ukraine and its relationship to Russia.

    Episode 204 - Siberia - Women and Children

    Episode 204 - Siberia - Women and Children

    In our final look at Siberia, we focus on the lives of both women and children in the gulag system developed by the Soviets.

    Episode 203 - Siberia - Opportunity, Torment, and Captivity

    Episode 203 - Siberia - Opportunity, Torment, and Captivity

    Today, we recount the harsh life living in Siberian prisons and gulags.

    Episode 202 - Siberia - Part One

    Episode 202 - Siberia - Part One

    Siberia is a mythical, magical, and intimidating place. Discover the mystery of this part of Russia.

    Episode 201 - Ivan Grozny - The First Russian Tsar

    Episode 201 - Ivan Grozny - The First Russian Tsar

    In our review of the Russian rulers of old, we turn our eyes to Ivan IV, the first and most controversial of all of the Russian Tsar's.

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
117 Ratings

117 Ratings

jennabondibeach ,

I love this podcast

I listen to it over and over. In fact, I don’t play any other podcasts. Thank you so much Mark.

Zoegrrrr ,

Amazing!!!!

Such a vast knowledge of Russian history! Absolutely love this podcast, can’t recommend enough. Thanks you for your years of dedication to this podcast, it is appreciated so much

Nigel Robert ,

Great

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