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A Few Minutes of History

Jake Corfield

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An exciting History podcast for lovers of history in a rush!
Also featuring longer episodes with Historians , Veterans and more.
I am also on YouTube with a lot of content - https://youtube.com/@afewminutesofhistory
Email me at - [email protected]
Twitter - @afewminshistory
If you’d like me to chat about anything, just drop me a message on these platforms.

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Tanks of Barbarossa

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09/18/22 • 3 min

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When the German Army invaded the Soviet Union in 1941, they did so with a wide variety of different tanks.
In todays episode we discuss those vehicles, and also what the Soviet Union would defend their country with!
For a link to the YouTube video for this audio which features pictures of the tanks, click here ⬇️⬇️
https://youtu.be/ugKlw0w005c

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09/18/22 • 3 min

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Blitzkrieg!

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08/17/22 • 3 min

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The Jeep!

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08/29/22 • 5 min

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One of the most easily recognisable and popular vehicles amongst collectors, the Jeep became a symbol of the strength of the USA's production capacity.
Come and listen to how it started life as a simple off road vehicle.

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08/29/22 • 5 min

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Operation Greif

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07/20/22 • 7 min

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Otto Skorzeny had become legendary due to his exploits in rescuing Mussolini from the Gran Sasso, during the Battle of the Bulge, he was given his most audacious mission.

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07/20/22 • 7 min

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303 Squadron

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07/10/22 • 5 min

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In my first episode, i discuss the role of Polish Pilots in the Battle of Britain, and the difference they made.

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07/10/22 • 5 min

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The Raid on Dieppe

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07/18/22 • 6 min

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The Raid on Dieppe, was a failed raid on German occupied France during August of 1942.

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07/18/22 • 6 min

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Wola Massacre

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08/09/22 • 3 min

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Todays episode, comes with a disclaimer warning. The content may be considered graphic and some listeners may find it disturbing.
The Wola massacre was a war crime committed by German forces in the district of Wola in Warsaw.
TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@afewminutesofhistory?_t=8Ufz9GtQpBl&_r=1
YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4y2VEewZpgwxfHFwT0TVsQ

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08/09/22 • 3 min

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07/31/22 • 38 min

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In todays episode, i am joined by Michael Stroud who is a Historian from the USA. And we talk about the Battle of Catingy, which was the first offensive action by American forces on the Western Front in 1918!

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07/31/22 • 38 min

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Ian Fleming

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08/14/22 • 3 min

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What is the story behind James Bonds creator?
Did he come up with the stories from his war experience?
Come and find out here!
https://youtube.com/channel/UC4y2VEewZpgwxfHFwT0TVsQ

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08/14/22 • 3 min

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Malmedy Massacre

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07/22/22 • 4 min

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The crimes of SS troops are well documented, this is one of those crimes.

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07/22/22 • 4 min

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FAQ

How many episodes does A Few Minutes of History have?

A Few Minutes of History currently has 39 episodes available.

What topics does A Few Minutes of History cover?

The podcast is about Society & Culture, History, Documentary and Podcasts.

What is the most popular episode on A Few Minutes of History?

The episode title 'Tanks of Barbarossa' is the most popular.

What is the average episode length on A Few Minutes of History?

The average episode length on A Few Minutes of History is 27 minutes.

How often are episodes of A Few Minutes of History released?

Episodes of A Few Minutes of History are typically released every 9 days, 15 hours.

When was the first episode of A Few Minutes of History?

The first episode of A Few Minutes of History was released on Jul 10, 2022.

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