🎧 Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities with Bettany Hughes
🎧 Dan Snow's History Hit • 29m
Dr. Bettany Hughes is an award-winning historian, author, and broadcaster, who has devoted the last 25 years to the vibrant communication of the past. Her specialty is ancient and medieval history and culture. A Scholar at Oxford University she has taught at Oxford and Cambridge Universities and lectured at Cornell, Bristol, UCL, Maastricht, Utrecht and Manchester. She is a Tutor for Cambridge University’s Institute of Continuing Education and a Research Fellow of King's College London. Her new book is entitled Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities.
Up Next in 🎧 Dan Snow's History Hit
🎧 Is Trump a Fascist? with Kevin Pass...
Professor Kevin Passmore @PassmoreKevin is professor of History at Cardiff Universty and has written extensively on European History. His book, Fascism: A Very Short Introduction is well worth a read.
🎧 Italy and World War Two with Paul Reed
Dan talks to Paul Reed about the significance of the Italian invasion in World War Two.
🎧 Jack the Ripper's Victims with Hall...
Why is the impression we have of Jack the Ripper's victims misleading? Hallie Rubenhold explains to Dan that the common conception of his victims as young sex-workers is mostly wrong, and discusses the actual sources we have about the lives of his victims. Discover more history interviews and doc...