The Lesser Bonapartes
The Greater Bonapartes Part III - Balk Like an Egyptian

On this episode Daniel and Glen set sail on the biggest Napoleonic debacle since our first two installments! Naval combat in the Age of Sail! Egyptomania! Hilariously bad ideas! It's all here, folks!

Direct download: napoleon3.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 2:34pm EST

The Greater Bonapartes Part II - Italy, Me Banana

On this episode Daniel and Glen get a little too attached. Recite our podcast to all your friends at court and laugh hysterically. Plus, the invention of your least favorite Starcraft tactic, and why it was probably a total buzzkill to go out drinking with Napoleon during the Italian wars!

Direct download: napoleon2.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 8:12am EST

The Greater Bonapartes Part I - French's Muster

In this all-new multi-part series Daniel and Glen declare the podcast monarchy dissolved and bring about "The Terror." It's their own terror. Seriously. They have no idea what they're doing.

Direct download: napoleon1.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 1:14pm EST

The Maurya Empire Part IV - It's Reigning Menander

On this episode Daniel and Glen struggle to find something to say about an era that is entirely bereft of primary sources. But yet they find peace in the struggle. So in a way it's fitting.

Direct download: maurya4.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 7:59am EST

The Maurya Empire Part III - Gimme Gimme Ashoka Treatment

On this episode Daniel and Glen explore (on the backs of imaginary elephants) the reign of Ashoka the Great, who toiled away in obscurity until he released his legendary Rock Edicts. 

Direct download: maurya3.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 2:42pm EST

The Maurya Empire Part II: Jains Addiction

On this episode Daniel and Glen fail to meditate quietly on Jainism, Mauryan expansion, and Hellenistic India. If you fail to learn anything you will be doomed to listen again and again.

Direct download: maurya2.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 2:00pm EST

The Maurya Empire Part I: Chariot Begins at Home

On this episode Daniel and Glen provide some quick context before they renounce sleep and free-time to travel the world gathering information for this two-bit series on the first great Indian empire!

Direct download: maurya1.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 8:08am EST

Histmas!

On this episode Daniel and Glen break out the ironic Old Navy sweaters and eggnog and rap about their favorite holiday events that happened on Christmas Day! It's Ho-Ho-Hostorical! 

Direct download: histmas.m4a
Category:history -- posted at: 3:36pm EST

Free's Company, Too!

On this episode Daniel and Glen take a look at Jonathan Hawkwood and the Free Companies of Europe and give you an idea of what an episode about the topic would look like had they researched it.

Direct download: Hawkwood.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 10:23am EST

Chakram to Me, Baby!

On this episode Daniel and Glen break out the sweatpants and spend a lazy afternoon rapping about their favorite weird weapons throughout history. It's good for them. They need to make time for these sorts of things.

Direct download: weirdweapon.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 8:21am EST