Category: Pick of the week

‘Pick of the week’ features recommendations – usually without an extensive article. Recommendations include Videos, podcasts, website, etc.

The First Crusade

The First Crusade – Extra History

The Crusades were one of the defining aspects of European medieval history. When the pope called for the First Crusade, one of the goals was support for the Byzantine Empire, however this goal seemed to go out of focus quickly.

When Diplomacy Fails Podcast

When Diplomacy Fails Podcast

Our pick of the week is When Diplomacy Fails. This audio podcast is written, produced and narrated by Zack Twamley. As the name implies, the podcast is about wars, how they started and their results and consequences.