Ep. 120 – Popular responses to the outbreak of WW1 – Prof Catriona Pennell

Ep. 120 – Popular responses to the outbreak of WW1 – Prof Catriona Pennell

Prof Catriona Pennell, from the University of Exeter, talks about her book on the popular responses to the outbreak of t…

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Ep. 119 – The Chinese Labour Corps – Wenlan Peng

Ep. 119 – The Chinese Labour Corps – Wenlan Peng

Wenlan Peng, from the Meridian Society, talks about the Chinese Labour Corps on the Western Front during the Great War. …

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Ep. 118 – British, French and American Relations on the Western Front, 1914-1918 – Dr Chris Kempshall

Ep. 118 – British, French and American Relations on the Western Front, 1914-1918 – Dr…

Dr Chris Kempshall, Teaching Fellow in European History at the University of Sussex, talks about his book on the relatio…

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Ep. 117 – Post War Mutinies in the British Army – Dr William Butler

Ep. 117 – Post War Mutinies in the British Army – Dr William Butler

Dr William Butler, Outreach Officer and Associate Lecturer at the University of Kent, talks about the post-war mutinies …

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Ep. 116 – The Connaught Rangers Mutiny in 1920 – Dr Mario Draper

Ep. 116 – The Connaught Rangers Mutiny in 1920 – Dr Mario Draper

Dr Mario Draper, Lecturer in Modern British and European History at the University of Kent, discusses the mutiny of the …

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Ep. 115 – English infantryman’s morale and the perception of crisis on the Western Front – Dr Alex Mayhew

Ep. 115 – English infantryman’s morale and the perception of crisis on the Western Fr…

Dr Alex Mayhew discusses his PhD that looked at the English infantryman’s morale and perception of crisis on the Western…

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Ep. 114 – Chaplains and religion on the Western Front – Dr Martin Purdy

Ep. 114 – Chaplains and religion on the Western Front – Dr Martin Purdy

Dr Martin Purdy talks about chaplains and religion on the Western Front during the Great War. …

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Ep. 113 – The Ulster Division during the German Spring Offensive – Michael Nugent

Ep. 113 – The Ulster Division during the German Spring Offensive – Michael Nugent

Michael Nugent talks about his book on the 36th Ulster Division during the German 1918 Spring Offensive, published by He…

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Ep. 112 – Humour in British literature during the Great War – Dr Emily Anderson

Ep. 112 – Humour in British literature during the Great War – Dr Emily Anderson

Dr Emily Anderson, from Newcastle University, talks about her PhD research into humour in British literature during the …

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Ep. 111 – L/Cpl Wijnand 'Vic' Hamman, 2nd South African Regt – Emile Coetzee

Ep. 111 – L/Cpl Wijnand 'Vic' Hamman, 2nd South African Regt – Emile Coetzee

Emile Coetzee, from North West University in South Africa, talks about L/Cpl Wijnand 'Vic' Hamman, who served in South A…

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Ep. 110 – British Territorials in India – Prof Peter Stanley

Ep. 110 – British Territorials in India – Prof Peter Stanley

Prof. Peter Stanley, from the University of New South Wales, talks about his latest book on British Territorials in Indi…

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Ep. 109 – Operation Delta – Dr Bill Stewart

Ep. 109 – Operation Delta – Dr Bill Stewart

Dr Bill Stewart talks about the Canadian Corp’s Operation Delta and how it shaped operations during the 100 Days in 1918…

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