Dan Snow's History Hit

By Dan Snow

On Going since Sep 2015 • Updated weekly

History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries as they pass by and explores the deep history behind today's headlines - giving you the context to understand what is going on today.

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  Direct Link   Download 45 Minutes 18 Nov 2016

The Battle of the Somme was one of the bloodiest of WW1. British and French armies fought the Germans in a brutal battle of attrition on a 15-mile front. Today marks the 100th anniversary of the 141st and final day of the battle, which claimed 1 million lives. Producer: Dan Morelle Download the FREE Somme […]. . .