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 14 Minutes 01 Nov 2016

Dan Snow visits the re-enactors at Battle in Sussex for the 950th anniversary of The Battle of Hastings. Dan talks with Saxon English soldiers and camp followers making final preparations before the big showdown with Duke William’s Norman army, a Blacksmith making a Saxon spearhead using a portable forge at the site of the Battle […]. . .