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The History of Rome, often abbreviated THoR, is an award-winning weekly podcast created by Mike Duncan which aired between 2007 and 2012. In the 2010 podcast awards, THoR won best educational podcast. THoR covers the time period from the origin of the Roman Kingdom to the Fall of the Western Roman Empire, focusing on the most accepted chain of events according to historical consensus. The show is renowned for its concise style, historical depth, wit, and consistency.

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History of Rome, beyond being of fantastic quality and enjoyment, also has had a powerful effect on the world of podcasting. I listen to many, and a large number of creators credit Mike Duncan for inspiring them to venture into the field.

It is not hard to see why.

He adds personality, wit, and understanding to a fantastically deep subject.

If you only look up one history podcast, it should be this one.
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One of the great history podcasts. Mike's greatest skill is his ability to walk the line between novice and expert. I always felt informed and entertained without being patronised or overwhelmed. Throw in his sense of humour and command of tone and you have a podcast that will stand the test of time.
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A fascinating review of Roman History done in a delightful, informative manner.
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I am still listening to the History of Byzantoium and then I will start this one.

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