18: The Golden Age of Piracy, Part I: Raise the Black
The Golden Age of Piracy spanned about 75 years, ending in the late 1720s, with a lot of bloodshed and enough legends to feed the imagination for the next 300 years.
Author Interview with Juliette van der Molen
In this bonus episode of Dear World, Love History, we are joined by word sorceress (read: author) Juliette van der Molen to discuss her recently published poetry collection Confess: the untold story of Dorothy Good.
What Does History Mean Miniseries: A Chat with Elyse of the Second Glance History Blog
In this bonus episode of Dear World, Love History, we are joined by the wonderful Elyse for the second episode in our ‘What does history mean to you?’ miniseries.
What Does History Mean Miniseries: A Chat with Peter Laning
In this bonus episode of Dear World, Love History, we are joined by Peter Laning for the very first episode in our ‘What does history mean to you?’ miniseries.
17: The Salem Witch Trials, Part III: The Whys of It AllIn Part III of The Salem Witch Trials Miniseries, we’re taking a look at: Dorothy GoodWhy SalemSalem vs. outsidersPsychological phenomena Women, women, women Listen on: iTunes | Spotify | Amazon Music | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RadioPublic | iHeartRadio...
16: The Salem Witch Trials, Part II: Wicked Wiley Witches
On June 10, 1692 Bridget Bishop was hanged on Gallows Hill. Six days later, Dr. Roger Toothaker also died. Roger hadn’t even had his trial yet. He didn’t survive Boston jail. At the end of June, the Court of Oyer and Terminer got back to work.
15: The Salem Witch Trials, Part I: Something Wicked to Salem Comes
Unlike the Salem trials, the witch hunts of Europe, Scotland, and England ended with thousands dead. The worst of the worst definitely took place in Europe. Between 1400 and 1775, about 50,000 people lost their lives. Twice that number were accused and put on trial.
14: Jack the Ripper
Officially known as the Whitechapel Murders, the file is made up of eleven different victims, all women. Five of these murders are known as the Canonical Five, aka the five women considered victims of Jack the Ripper. The rest of them are a big question mark.
13: The Romanovs Miniseries, Part V: Lost, Then Found
The murder of 11 people was complete. All that was left for Yakov Yurovksy and his men to do was take the bodies into Koptyaki Forest and get rid of them.