17 episodes

Interviews, musings and extra material from the makers of Dan Carlin's Hardcore History. If it did not fit in the HH feed it's probably here

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    • 4.8 • 377 Ratings

Interviews, musings and extra material from the makers of Dan Carlin's Hardcore History. If it did not fit in the HH feed it's probably here

    Engineering Victory with Elon

    Engineering Victory with Elon

    Elon Musk and Bill Riley from SpaceX join Dan to discuss the underappreciated role of science and engineering in war. As you might imagine, military aircraft feature prominently in the conversation. 1. The Wages of destruction by Adam Tooze2. The Art of War by Sun Tzu 3.The Wages of Destruction: The Making and Breaking of the Nazi Economy by Adam Tooze 

    • 1 hr 41 min
    Powers Thrones and Dan Jones

    Powers Thrones and Dan Jones

    Historian Dan Jones’ specialty is the Middle Ages. Dan Carlin adores the Middle Ages. Normans anyone? 1. Powers and Thrones: A New History of the Middle Ages by Dan Jones 2. The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors by Dan Jones 3. The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors by Dan Jones 4. The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England by Dan Jones 5. Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands by Dan Jones

    • 1 hr 32 min
    The Supernova Coda

    The Supernova Coda

    Author Ian W. Toll who has written extensively on the Pacific Theater in the Second World War joins Dan to put the finishing touches on the Supernova in the East subject matter. 1. Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941–1942 by Ian W. Toll 2. The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942–1944 by Ian W. Toll 3. Twilight of the Gods: War in the Western Pacific, 1944-1945 by Ian W. Toll

    • 1 hr 11 min
    The Game of War

    The Game of War

    Dan discusses his background in miniature wargaming and then talks to one of the architects of a popular Second World War themed video game about the genre, its development, growth and challenges. 1. War Games through the Ages 3,000BC to 1,500AD by Donald F. Featherstone 2. How to Play War Games in Miniature: A Forgotten Wargaming Pioneer Early Wargames by Joseph Morschauser

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Gladwell and the Bomber Mafia

    Gladwell and the Bomber Mafia

    Revisionist History host Malcolm Gladwell joins Dan to discuss the development of U.S. precision bombing ideas, Curtis LeMay and the firebombing of Japanese cities.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Wolf Pack Hunting with Hanks

    Wolf Pack Hunting with Hanks

    Tom Hanks joins Dan to talk about his new Second World War naval-themed film “Greyhound”. This is an hour-long conversation with two fans of History geeking out over the past.” Show Notes:

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
377 Ratings

377 Ratings

penalcoolie ,

Dan is the man!

Dan is a superb craftsman and entertainer

JoeBenno ,

Great content but needs better interview audio quality

poor interviewee audio quality often makes it hard to listen

bch0407 ,

Fantastic show!

Just listened to the Cesar at Hastings episode - brilliant! Would love to hear more like that.

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