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Join Noah Tetzner (The History of Vikings podcast) for this fifteen-episode exploration of life and death during one of the most important periods in world history. Through interviews with scholars, biographers, and artists, the show will consider everyday life during the era, the battles that shaped the kingdom, the artists who gave voice to the people, and much more. Subscribe now!
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Join Noah Tetzner (The History of Vikings podcast) for this fifteen-episode exploration of life and death during one of the most important periods in world history. Through interviews with scholars, biographers, and artists, the show will consider everyday life during the era, the battles that shaped the kingdom, the artists who gave voice to the people, and much more. Subscribe now!
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    A History of the Royal Navy (Part 2)

    A History of the Royal Navy (Part 2)

    Join Noah Tetzner as he chats with historian Daniel Allen Butler in part two of two about the history of the Royal Navy and its growth in the Victorian era. This is the final installment of Victoria's World.
    Daniel Allen Butler is maritime historian and bestselling author of Unsinkable: The Full Story of RMS Titanic.

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    • 28 min
    A History of the Royal Navy (Part 1)

    A History of the Royal Navy (Part 1)

    This episode is part one of two in a series about the history of the Royal Navy featuring maritime historian Daniel Allen Butler. They begin with the status of the Royal Navy when the era began, consider it's evolution during the Napoleonic Wars, and explore the role class played in it's growth. Mr. Butler is the bestselling author of Unsinkable: The Full Story of RMS Titanic. He has written additional titles about various aspects of maritime and military history.
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    • 33 min
    Inventors & Inventions of Victorian England

    Inventors & Inventions of Victorian England

    Join Noah Tetzner for a conversation with Gabriel Chrisman about the inventions and technology found in the ordinary homes of the middle-class Victorians. Gabriel is Co-founder of ThisVictorianLife.com and a renowned speaker on Victorian Era technology. Additionally, he is the creator of VictorianCycles.com, a business dedicated to reconstructing authentic Victorian bicycles.
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    • 36 min
    The Weapons that Forged an Empire

    The Weapons that Forged an Empire

    In this episode Noah chats with Rob from the popular YouTube channel, Britishmuzzleloaders, about the weapons used by the British Army during Victoria’s reign. They talk about the escalation of weapon technology, the evolution of the musket/rifle, and much more. Rob’s YouTube channel has amassed over 40,000 subscribers and explores many aspects of Victorian firearms. Be sure to head to that page for more information.
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    • 36 min
    The Greedy Queen: Eating with Queen Victoria

    The Greedy Queen: Eating with Queen Victoria

    Join Noah and Dr. Annie Gray for a study of Queen Victoria’s life through the foods she enjoyed as well as a history of Victorian cuisine. Dr. Annie Gray, one of Britain’s leading food historians, specializes in British food and dinning from 1650 to present day and works as a consultant, broadcaster, and author. She is also a popular speaker and the resident food historian on BBC Radio 4’s The Kitchen Cabinet as well as a presenter on documentaries including The Sweet Makers, Victorian Bakers, and Victoria & Albert: The Wedding. Dr. Gray is the author of a book titled The Greedy Queen: Eating with Victoria.
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    • 27 min
    The Charge of the Light Brigade

    The Charge of the Light Brigade

    Join Noah Tetzner for an in-depth conversation with historian Andrew Lambert about the myths surrounding the Crimean War and the Charge of the Light Brigade, made famous, of course, by the famous Tennyson poem. They talk about the backdrop, recpurcussions, and legacy of the conflict.
    Professor Andrew Lambert –is Laughton Professor of Naval History in the Department of War Studies at King’s College. Professor Lambert is the author of numerous books pertaining to military and naval history and has written multiple books on the Crimean War.
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    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
57 Ratings

57 Ratings

Basement Boyz ,

Great informative podcast

Really enjoying this show. If you enjoy learning about history you’ll love this show. It really fleshes out the events in time and takes you there. The research and production is fantastic. For anyone looking to bone up on historic knowledge in general should get on board!

Jeffrey Fitz ,

Victorian Era

An excellent discussion about the culture and influences of this era which undoubtedly set a blueprint for the trials and tribulations of the 20 th century and beyond.

YouTotallyMadeThatUp ,

Excellent!

Very informative and interesting, it's clear the work the host puts into each episode, well-researched, exceptional production value, this is a quality podcast for history buffs, you won't be disappointed!

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