Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History

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Ben Franklin’s World is a podcast about early American history.

It is a show for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our present-day world.

Each episode features a conversation with an historian who helps us shed light on important people and events in early American history.

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Title: 275 Vast Early America Series: The Little Ice Age

275 Vast Early America Series: The Little Ice Age

January 28th, 2020

We’re living in a period of climate change. Our Earth has been getting warmer since the mid-19th century. So how will humans adapt to and endure this… Go to Episode

274 Vast Early America Series: The Other Slavery

January 21st, 2020

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. He also played a central role in the European adoption of Indian or Native American slavery. When we think of… Go to Episode

274 Vast Early America Series: The Other Slavery

January 21st, 2020

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. He also played a central role in the European adoption of Indian or Native American slavery. When we think of… Go to Episode

273 Vast Early America series: Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit

January 14th, 2020

In 1492, Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue as part of the great European quest to find new routes and shortcuts to the spice islands and territories… Go to Episode