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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Frank Trentmann is Professor of History at Birkbeck College, his latest book Empire of Things: How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-First is out now. Episode music: Le Tone – Nostalgie de l’avant-garde James Brown’s Funky People – Gimme Some More Presented by Dan Snow @thehistoryguy Produced by Dan Morelle @danmorelle. . .