Ep. 130 – Sex on the Western Front – Dr Bruce Cherry

Ep. 130 – Sex on the Western Front – Dr Bruce Cherry

Dr Bruce Cherry talks about his book on the sex life of the Tommy on the Western Front, They Didn’t Want to Die Virgins:…

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Ep. 129 – Sabaton’s Great War Album – Pär Sundström

Ep. 129 – Sabaton’s Great War Album – Pär Sundström

Pär Sundström, bass player in the Swedish heavy metal band Sabaton, talks about their new album, the Great War, inspired…

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Ep. 128 – Serbia in the Great War – Dr Samuel Foster

Ep. 128 – Serbia in the Great War – Dr Samuel Foster

Dr Samuel Foster, Visiting Academic in the School of History, University of East Anglia, talks about Serbia in the Great…

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Ep. 127 – The 1914 Afrikaner Rebellion – Emile Coetzee

Ep. 127 – The 1914 Afrikaner Rebellion – Emile Coetzee

Emile Coetzee, from North West University in South Africa, talks about the 1914 Afrikaner Rebellion. …

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Ep. 126 – The First World War in Computer Games – Dr Chris Kempshall

Ep. 126 – The First World War in Computer Games – Dr Chris Kempshall

In this fascinating podcast Dr Chris Kempshall shares two of his enthusiasms: history and computer games. You learn how …

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Ep. 125 – The 1914-5 Campaign in German SW Africa – Antonio Garcia

Ep. 125 – The 1914-5 Campaign in German SW Africa – Antonio Garcia

Antonio Garcia talks about his recent book on the South African campaign against German South West Africa in 1914/5 (pub…

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Ep. 124 – Archibald Wavell – William Franklin

Ep. 124 – Archibald Wavell – William Franklin

William Franklin talks about the First World War career of Archibald Wavell. …

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Ep. 123 – British veterans’ responses to Peace Day, 19 July 1919 – Mike Hally

Ep. 123 – British veterans’ responses to Peace Day, 19 July 1919 – Mike Hally

Mike Hally, PhD candidate at the University of Edinburgh, discusses his research into veterans’ response to Peace Day th…

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Ep. 122 – The Welsh Walter Mitty – Marietta Crichton Stuart

Ep. 122 – The Welsh Walter Mitty – Marietta Crichton Stuart

Marietta Crichton Stuart talks about Percy Shuttlewood, who served in her grandfather’s battalion during the Great War a…

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Ep. 121 – Communications and British Operations on the Western Front – Dr Brian Hall

Ep. 121 – Communications and British Operations on the Western Front – Dr Brian Hall

Dr Brian Hall, Programme Leader at the University of Salford, talks about his book on communications and operations on t…

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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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