Fun history lessons for all the family, presented by Horrible Histories' Greg Jenner. Full of facts and jokes, the series brings to life a broad range of historical topics.
Greg Jenner is joined by comedian Stu Goldsmith and historian Dr Rebecca Simon for a hilarious look at the life of the infamous pirate, Blackbeard.
Produced by Dan Morelle and Cornelius Mendez
Scripted by Greg Jenner
Researched by Emma Nagouse
A Muddy Knees Media production for BBC Radio 4.
Greg Jenner talks about his other history podcast, You're Dead To Me, which returns soon.
Join host Greg Jenner and travel back over 2,000 years to meet the first Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huangdi. Learn all about the discovery of his world famous Terracotta Army, the fierce lengths he went to in order to unify China and why he was so fixated on discovering the secret to eternal life....