Short Histories

by Englishthroughhistory

Part of the world History section. How Countries developed and major historical events. Check out our youtube channel for other historical videos podcasts. https://www.youtube.com/@englishthroughhistory

Podcast episodes

  • Season 6

  • Oxford University: A Journey Through Time

    Oxford University: A Journey Through Time

    In today's episode we will be examing legendary Oxford University. One of the first Universities in the world, we'll be looking at it's humble beginnings to its Global status in the modern world.

  • The History of London

    The History of London

    In Today's episode we'll be examining the City of London, the Popular UK Capital. Reborn many times, the city is ancient and is unique in it's skyline and culture.

  • The History of the Triads: From Revolutionary to Criminal

    The History of the Triads: From Revolutionary to Criminal

    In Today's episode, we are talking about the Triads: One of the Worlds most dangerous criminal gangs. From their origins as revolutionaries to their modern day form as a Global Crime Syndicate, we'll explore how and why this mysterious group came to be.

  • Finn McCool & The Giant's Causeway

    Finn McCool & The Giant's Causeway

    In Today's episode we explore the legend of the Giant Finn McCool and his link to the unique Natural Wonder that is the Giant's Causeway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and popular tourist spot in modern day Northern Ireland.

  • The Short History of Dog Domestication

    The Short History of Dog Domestication

    In this episode, we'll be examining the history of how dogs became domesticated and ultimately became intrinsic to our own lives.