242 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 • 756 Ratings

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
756 Ratings

756 Ratings

shocktropics ,

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.

EPJ0323 ,

The best!

Love this podcast and its hours of fascinating topics.

CJJersey ,

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!!

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