Ep. 93 – Willie Redmond MP – John Green

Ep. 93 – Willie Redmond MP – John Green

John Green talks about his relative Irish nationalist politician Major Willie Redmond MP, who was ki…

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Ep. 92 – Public School Great War Memorials – Sarah Wearne

Ep. 92 – Public School Great War Memorials – Sarah Wearne

School archivist Sarah Wearne talks about her new book that looks at Great War memorials in public s…

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Ep. 91 – The Morale of the Italian Army in the First World War – Dr Vanda Wilcox

Ep. 91 – The Morale of the Italian Army in the First World War – Dr Vanda W…

Historian Dr Vanda Wilcox, Adjunct Assistant Professor of History at John Cabot University, talks ab…

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Ep. 90 – The Portuguese Expeditionary Force in the First World War  – Miguel Freire

Ep. 90 – The Portuguese Expeditionary Force in the First World War – Migue…

Portuguese Army officer Miguel Freire talks about the role of the Portuguese Expeditionary Force on …

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Ep. 89 – Civilian Volunteers during WW1 – Dr Sally White

Ep. 89 – Civilian Volunteers during WW1 – Dr Sally White

Dr Sally White talks about her new book Ordinary Heroes on civilian volunteers during the Great War,…

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Ep. 88 – The 10th (Irish) Division – Dr Stephen Sandford

Ep. 88 – The 10th (Irish) Division – Dr Stephen Sandford

Historian Dr. Stephen Sandford talks about his 2014 book, Neither Unionist Nor Nationalist, about th…

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Ep. 87 – Conscientious Objectors in WW1 – Gerry Barton

Ep. 87 – Conscientious Objectors in WW1 – Gerry Barton

Gerry Barton talks about his new book, jointly written with John Babb, on conscientious objectors in…

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Ep. 86 – Dublin’s Great Wars, 1912-23 – Prof. Richard Grayson

Ep. 86 – Dublin’s Great Wars, 1912-23 – Prof. Richard Grayson

Professor Richard Grayson, Professor of Twentieth Century History at Goldsmiths, University of Londo…

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Ep. 85 – Women of Aktion – female activists in the German 1918 Revolution – Prof. Ingrid Sharp

Ep. 85 – Women of Aktion – female activists in the German 1918 Revolution –…

Professor Ingrid Sharp, Professor of German Cultural and Gender History at the University of Leeds, …

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Ep. 84 – The British Army on the Western Front in 1916 – Dr Spencer Jones

Ep. 84 – The British Army on the Western Front in 1916 – Dr Spencer Jones

Scholar and author Dr Spencer Jones from the University of Wolverhampton talks about his new book, A…

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Ep. 83 – Wilfred Owen – Dr Kate Kennedy

Ep. 83 – Wilfred Owen – Dr Kate Kennedy

Scholar and author Dr Kate Kennedy, from the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing (OCLW), based at Wolfson…

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Ep. 82a – Extra Episode – The Capture of the Riqueval Bridge – Jim Tanner

Ep. 82a – Extra Episode – The Capture of the Riqueval Bridge – Jim Tanner

Former Brigadier Jim Tanner, current Chairman of Trustees at the Staffordshire Regimental Museum, ta…

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