Napoleon 101 Podcast Turns 50!

The Napoleon 101 Podcast,, hosted by J. David Markham and Cameron Reilly, has turned 50–episodes, that is. For over three years Markham and Reilly have brought the fascinating story of Napoleon to over 30,000 listeners throughout the world, and they recently released their 50th episode. Each show runs over an hour, so that’s a lot of Napoleon!

The first 46 episodes presented a chronological discussion of Napoleon’s life. The past three episodes have featured guest scholars John G. Gallaher, Michael Kroger, Rafe Blaufarb and Alexander Mikaberidze. More scholars will be on future shows, and some future shows will discuss issues and personalities in greater depth.

The Napoleon 101 Podcast has received outstanding reviews and is currently rated 4.5/5 stars on iTunes. The conversational style of Markham and Reilly is unique to history podcasts and has broken new ground for the use of podcasts to educate people. If you have not heard it yet, you are in for a real treat.