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Anthology of Heroes History

63 EpisodesProduced by Elliot Gates / Evergreen PodcastsWebsite

Discover the true stories of heroes who defied the odds and made a lasting impact on the world.From ancient civilizations to modern times, Anthology of Heroes takes you on a journey through history, uncovering the bravery and determination of those who stood up for what they believed in.Be inspired … read more


'Saviour' of The Reconquista: El Cid | Part 1

'In Spain's rich history, El Cid is remembered above all others'

El Cid was a knight in 11th century Spain.

Growing up in the borderlands between two religions, he gained a reputation for military skill and bravery. This led to his nickname Campeador, 'Master Of The Battlefield'.

Today's he's remembered as loyal, merciful and above all, pious. But behind the legends and myths was a very different man.

In this episode, we peel back the layers of this Spanish hero and learn the real story behind the hero of The Reconquista.

(Part 1 of 2)

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