Dan Snow's History Hit

By History Hit Network

History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries as they pass by and explores the deep history behind today's headlines - giving you the context to understand what is going on today.

  1. 1.
    French Resistance Heroine Heading to the Oscars
    23:36
  2. 2.
    Queens of Jerusalem
    23:37
  3. 3.
    The Gulf War: 30 Years On
    38:01
  4. 4.
    The War Widow: Women of World War Two
    37:23
  5. 5.
    Lockdown Learning: The 19th Century Medical Revolution
    31:03
  6. 6.
    The Doolittle Raid
    25:51
  7. 7.
    Anti-government Violence in America
    22:14
  8. 8.
    Remembering the Alamo with W. F. Strong
    46:47
  1. 9.
    John of Gaunt: THE Royal Ancestor
    33:32
  2. 10.
    In Conversation with David Baddiel
    51:21
  3. 11.
    Brexit History Showdown with Robert Tombs
    30:08
  4. 12.
    Vikings: River Kings
    25:54
  5. 13.
    Frostquake
    21:45
  6. 14.
    Besieging Masada
    39:30
  7. 15.
    Love Lives: From Cinderella to Frozen
    25:11
  8. 16.
    Hitler and Stalin
    26:47
  9. 17.
    Fallout: The Secret History of Nuclear Testing
    33:45
  10. 18.
    Living Through the Dresden Firebombing with Victor Gregg
    44:45
  11. 19.
    Lockdown Learning: The Rise of USA
    32:29
  12. 20.
    The 18th Century Precedent for Trump's Impeachment
    30:07
  13. 21.
    Empire with Sathnam Sanghera
    26:22
  14. 22.
    Historical Novels with Ken Follett
    22:07
  15. 23.
    China 1949: Year of Revolution
    33:45
  16. 24.
    Sutton Hoo
    34:49
  17. 25.
    Emily Davison with Kate Willoughby
    29:30
  18. 26.
    Lockdown Learning: Interwar Europe
    26:29
  19. 27.
    The History of Social Media with Kara Swisher
    26:37
  20. 28.
    The AIDS pandemic
    22:26
  21. 29.
    Edges of Empire: Rome's Northernmost Town
    24:01
  22. 30.
    How the Establishment Resisted the Abolition of Slavery
    32:43
  23. 31.
    Elvis: Destined to Die Young
    23:51
  24. 32.
    Persecuted Under the Nazis: Black and Roma Peoples
    37:47
  25. 33.
    Lockdown Learning: Russian Revolution
    32:45
  26. 34.
    Pirates
    28:23
  27. 35.
    Survivors of Genocide
    46:36
  28. 36.
    How the Irish Shaped Britain with Fergal Keane
    25:13
  29. 37.
    Liberalism with Ian Dunt
    32:06
  30. 38.
    Cold War Submarine Warrior
    22:52
  31. 39.
    Lucy Worsley on Queen Victoria
    24:09
  32. 40.
    Lockdown Learning: The Middle Ages
    24:24
  33. 41.
    Rediscovering Amazon Civilisations
    17:19
  34. 42.
    Marissa Roth, Photojournalist
    24:27
  35. 43.
    Indonesian Cave Art: A Dramatic New Discovery
    44:53
  36. 44.
    The Second Reich
    38:05
  37. 45.
    Impeaching the President
    26:23
  38. 46.
    Toxic: A History of Nerve Agents
    41:33
  39. 47.
    Lockdown Learning: The Tudors
    36:45
  40. 48.
    Treason in America
    26:00
  41. 49.
    LGBTQ+ History: With the team from the Logbooks Podcast
    23:35
  42. 50.
    When the Brits Burnt the Capitol, with Peter Snow
    33:44

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