First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.
Episode 209 - Revisiting Vladimir the Great - Part Two
Today we cover the time between Vladimir's time as prince of Novgorod to his death, presenting newly found information.
Episode 208 - Revisiting Vladimir the Great
Today's episode adds to the story of one of ancient Russia's most important leaders, Vladimir the Great.
Episode 207 - Back to the Beginning
Today, I will be returning to the beginning of the podcast with a rerun of episode 1, but with lots more new history to share about Russian before there were Russians.
Episode 206 - The History of Ukraine - Part Two
Today, we finish up the history of Ukraine and its relationship with Russia.
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
Today, we begin a new series with an overview of the history of Ukraine and its relationship to Russia.
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gold standard of history podcasts
this is the best history podcast, among many, many good ones out there. Perfect blend of simplicity, length, lucidity, passion, knowledge.
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If If you want to learn about Russia, don’t pass on this!
Outstanding! This podcast is one of the best history podcasts that I have listened to. The narrator not only prepares well, but he is passionate about Russian culture and history!!