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The Age of Napoleon Podcast

The Recorded History Podcast Network

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The Age of Napoleon is a history podcast about the life and career of Napoleon Bonaparte as well as the general context of Europe between the early eighteenth and early nineteenth century. It is about big trends and the grand sweep of history, as we...Show More

42:40 | Sep 28th

Austria drops out of the war, leaving Britain to continue the struggle against France alone. Emperor Paul of Russia faces fierce opposition. The British navy gets itself into trouble in the Baltic.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/...Show More

43:06 | Sep 10th

After Marengo, Napoleon's secret police did battle with violent radicals in the political underground, culminating in a brush with death on Christmas Eve, 1800.For the ad-free version of the show, visit: https://www.patreon.com/ageofnapoleon and pled...Show More
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41:54 | Aug 26th

Does the Battle of Marengo deserve its reputation as one of Napoleon's greatest victories? We analyze the battle and examine its chaotic aftermath.If you'd like to listen to the show ad-free, visit: https://www.patreon.com/ageofnapoleon and pledge at...Show More

51:54 | Aug 8th

Napoleon marches against the Austrians yet again, with the future of his new regime hanging in the balance. What followed was one of the most dramatic and consequential campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars, culminating in the first great battle of the 19...Show More

40:43 | Jul 23rd

Napoleon outmaneuvers his rivals and forms a new government, then secures his position as dictator of France with an undemocratic referendum.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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