Hernán Cortés and the Conquest of Mexico – Part 4

In part 4 of our series on Hernán Cortés, the Spanish march into Tenochtitlan - the Aztec capital. In doing so, Cortés will come face-to-face with the legendary Montezuma. Listen to this episode online. Download this episode. (mp3 file) Explorers on iTunes

Christopher Columbus – Part 7

It has taken seven episodes, but we come to the conclusion of our series on Christopher Columbus. In this final episode, Columbus begins stranded on the island of Jamaica. He must survive the ordeal, plus orchestrate a rescue for him and his crew. Find out about this - plus we discuss the legacy of perhaps … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 7

Christopher Columbus – Part 4

In part 4 of our series on Christopher Columbus, we follow the intrepid Genoese mariner as he sets out to find the Asian mainland. He will explore Cuba and Jamaica, before returning to Hispaniola. Back in La Isabella, Columbus will begin a campaign to subjugate the native population. Listen to Christopher Columbus Part 4 online. … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 4