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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
In "Hardcore History" journalist and broadcaster Dan Carlin takes his "Martian", unorthodox way of thinking and applies it to the past. Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Adolf Hitler? What would Apaches with modern weapons be like? Will our modern civilization ever fall like civilizations from past eras? This isn't academic history (and Carlin isn't a historian) but the podcast's unique blend of high drama, masterful narration and Twilight Zone-style twists has entertained millions of listeners.
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4.8 stars from 80,653 ratings
Best Podcast
Dan has such an amazing way to explain history. Must listen. Best guy out there.
DROY1984 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 08/11/22
I’m just a fan of history
This podcast is my favorite, I have been following it for close to ten years now and I never get tired of it. I even go on the website and buy the older collections so I can listen, re-listen and then listen again. I’m currently revisiting one of my old favorites “The Prophets of Doom”, next up...Read full review »
Ferpolinni via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/09/22
Historic in its own right
Hard to really describe the impact that Dan Carlin has made on history in the modern world. The quality of his oral histories, delivered in the style of humanity’s earliest history, has to be heard to be believed.
Hazdeebee via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 08/05/22
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