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Dan Snow's History Hit
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.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.7 stars from 7,606 ratings
Despite the photo of the host being impossibly dashing for a historian, and despite the host being capable of reading more than is humanly possible, this is a wonderful podcast. The length is good for the content - you can always fit one in and come away knowing a bit more about something in...Read full review »
mclennanmichael via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 07/03/20
Are they interesting- hell yes!
The dulcet tones of Dan Snow bring history to life. Great guest speakers with a huge range of subjects. A treat of a podcast.
Bec 9856 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 07/03/20
Excellent variety of topics!
Love these short podcasts - keep up the fab work.
Dan London 111 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 07/02/20
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