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Sep 21, 2018

In this episode of AskHistorians Aloud, we talk about conscription in the Ancient Greek world. Iphikrates answers "I'm a farmer in 500 BC in a typical Greek city-state. How often will I get called to mobilize for a battle?"


Link to answer: here.


Update: Someone has pointed out that a bit of the outro got recorded...

Sep 20, 2018

This week we are thrilled to have the host of EdHistory 101 podcast, and great AskHistorians flaired member UrAccountabilityBuddy, who is better known as Jenn Binis! In this episode we literally trace the entire history of education in America, diving deep into some weeds of discussion. I think you will enjoy it...

Sep 14, 2018

Today we're talking with fellow mod u/Georgy_K_Zhukov about dueling in the 19th century United States.

Sep 7, 2018

Today, a history of the condom from /u/AnnalsPornographie / @HistoryOf Porn. Link to answer.

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