🎧 The First Blitz with Ian Castle
🎧 Dan Snow's History Hit • 28m
Dan talks to aviation historian Ian Castle about the First Blitz, an effort to kick Britain out of a world war.
Up Next in 🎧 Dan Snow's History Hit
🎧 The First Indian Cricket Team with ...
Dan and Dr Prashant Kidambi talk about the dominance of Indian cricket team over recent years, as well as its humble origins. They discuss the relationship between cricket and the empire, as well as sport's role as a potent nationalistic force. Dr Prashant Kidambi is an Associate Professor in Col...
🎧 The First President
George. Where did it all go wrong? George Washington could have had a comfortable career as a loyal member of HIs Majesty's Virginia militia and colonial grandee. But no, he had to go and roll the dice. I am thrilled in this episode to be talking to historian Alexis Coe about her new biography of...
🎧 The First Thanksgiving
Sarah Churchwell and Kathryn Gray joined me on the podcast to discuss the first Thanksgiving of 1621. They critique mythologies of Thanksgiving that have arisen from 19th century ideologues, to Reagan, to the present day, and reframe settler colonial narratives.