The Year That Was

5 EpisodesProduced by Elizabeth LundayWebsite

A look at history one year at a time, from as many angles as possible. Famous people, infamous people, obscure people; wars, revolutions, peace treaties, art, science, sports, religion. The big picture, in an entertaining podcast package.

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Welcome to The Year That Was

August 12th, 2019

18:02
Welcome to the The Year That Was: 1919.

I'm so excited to announce this new project. I've always been fascinated by year-by-year approach to history, and I'm thrilled to be taking a close look at 1919. Over the course …

Bring in the Germans: The Fate of the Losers at the Paris Peace Conference

September 17th, 2019

49:28

The most important task at the 1919 Paris Peace Conference was the drafting of peace terms for the losers of the war. Germany and Austria assumed …

Burdened with Glorious Purpose: Woodrow Wilson and the League of Nations

September 10th, 2019

37:54

Woodrow Wilson believed he and he alone could end war--forever. His plan for the League of Nations would usher in an era of eternal peace. So it …

Our Fathers Lied: The Origins of World War I

September 5th, 2019

37:46

Welcome to the World Bar. It's a tough locale, with scratched tables and angry patrons, and you won't find it on Yelp. But it's here that the most …

1919: A Time of Hope or a Time of Dread?

September 3rd, 2019

29:40

Lucy Maud Montgomery became one of Canada's most successful and beloved authors with the publication of the Anne of Green Gables series. After …

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