History Podcast 1792 - 1815 (+ Usa History)



An Historical Chronicle of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, for the years 1792-1815; and of the USA for the years 1775 to 1975.


  • interview with Maggie Roberts

    07/04/2017 Duração: 01h05min

    Maggie lives in Tennessee and has a passion for both reenactment and fashion of the late 18th and early 19th Century; she discusses the various aspects and influences upon couture and military dress of the era...

  • women at war

    19/03/2017 Duração: 08min

    Women are found in all armies and navies; with the French they continue a long tradition of women at arms

  • May 1794 - Carnot

    05/03/2017 Duração: 09min

    The severe yet gentle Lazare Carnot is by now seen as the main force behind the French Army. Through the levee en masse and an openness to men of talent his influence has already brought success...

  • May 1794 - sedition in Britain

    18/02/2017 Duração: 09min

    The British government suspends habeas corpus and begins to make arrests...

  • May 1794 - the infernal columns

    12/02/2017 Duração: 10min

    With the Royal and catholic army destroyed the French send twelve columns (the infernal columns) through La Vendée in a murderous sweep. In reaction the chouannerie expands...

  • myths of the Gettysburg Address (part one)

    21/07/2016 Duração: 08min

    The Gettysburg address is a landmark document and speech of American History. In this first of a four part series we explore a series of statements and conclude whether they are fact or fiction.

  • The American Monitor - an introduction

    12/10/2014 Duração: 05min

    Chris makes his introductions and sets out what the American Monitor hopes to achieve, as well as the use of sources