A.D. History Podcast
Oppenheimer (2023) is one of the few exceptions of Hollywood and Christopher Nolan getting the history right in a major blockbuster.
Attila the Hun, as mysterious in some ways as the Huns themselves, has surprising origins in his earliest years.
Alaric I, the first king of the Visigoths, stands poised to do something tragic to the city of Rome that has not happened for over 800 years!
Rome abandons Britain in c. 410AD, initiating history's FIRST Brexit; and Rome's scourge the Visigoth King Alaric I comes onto the scene.
Teaching Dutch history today is not straightforward, and Dutch history teacher Stefan from YouTube's History Hustle shares his experience.
Does Elizabeth II actually merit being known to history as "Elizabeth the Great," or even "Elizabeth the Wise"?
The Great Tsunami of 365AD was a pivotal natural disaster in the ancient world you've never heard of, and Marcellinus' account is harrowing...
The Imitation Game (2014) is a film best described as a "historical hot mess," in its depiction of the life and work of Alan Turing.
The Library of Alexandria and its destruction is often thought a single inferno. In reality, the Library's demise was much more prolonged.
The Battle of Adrianople shows the clear decline of Roman power, and Magnus Maximus becomes an unlikely Welsh folk hero.