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thehistoryguy

Dan Snow

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UK

Joined on 5 April, 2009

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Quoted @AngelaDSaini

You might think that Richard Dawkins endorsing my book would be good news, but in fact it has exposed me to some of the worst racist trolling and insults I've ever had. Twitter really is a cesspool.

It's also full of people, too often silent, who are extremely grateful for your presence. Your research, ideas and scholarship. Thank you.

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Replying to @thehistoryguy: Absolutely extraordinary new podcast:

Jeremy Dronfield tells me the true story of Gustav and Kurt Kleinmann and their fโ€ฆ

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80 years ago today one of the most important meetings of the 20th Century took place. Manstein and Rommel convinced Hitler that he could overcome the odds and defeat the western allies by attacking through the Ardennes.....

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Santuario della Madonna della Rosa in nearby Santa Margherita was shot through with a golden winter sun

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I'm an atheist obsessed with absolutely over the top baroque Catholic churches.

Here's 'Our Lady of the Garden' in Chiavari, built after the Virgin appeared in a garden on this spot. I'm very glad Mary was such a prolific appearer.

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Absolutely extraordinary new podcast:

Jeremy Dronfield tells me the true story of Gustav and Kurt Kleinmann and their fight to stay together to survive the Holocaust.

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While ye have light, believe in the light, that ye may be the children of light. @ Santa Margherita Ligure

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Quoted @DanielBKK1

@thehistoryguy Weed grinder.

Daniel was right!

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Replying to @thehistoryguy: Great to take the podcast into new territory. Prize winning historian Toby Green talks to me about medieval West Africa:โ€ฆ

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Just been sent this pic. It washed up on the beach during the storm- any ideas?

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80 years ago tonight, in 1940, 299 British sailors were rescued by the @RoyalNavy from captivity on the German ship, the Altmark, which was in neutral Norwegian waters. It was a success, but one which prompted Hitler to invade Norway....

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Now in 1804 Stephen Decatur managed to recapture USS Philadelphia in Tripoli. Nelson called it 'the most bold and daring action of the age'

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Lord Caernarvon divided his time between Highclere Castle, the Valley of the Kings and his house in Portofino.
Not a bad life.

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Great to take the podcast into new territory. Prize winning historian Toby Green talks to me about medieval West Africa:

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