On the 5th April 1815, the Indonesian volcano Mount Tambora erupted, causing a cacophony that was heard more than 800 miles away. The...
Super fun podcast for all kinds of history lovers (even history haters). Always has a comedian as well as a historian for each episode.
Podcast for more intense history lovers. Historians Tom Holland and Dominic Sandbrook discuss really interesting topics.
Drawing on a huge range of sources - letters, memoirs, conversations - Figes tells the story of how Russians tried to endure life under Stalin. Easy to read, very informative, and whilst often heartbreaking, an important story.