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‘Death or Victory’: Wolfe and the Capture of Quebec – Podcast

Monday, March 29th, 2010

‘Death or Victory’: Wolfe and the Capture of Quebec – MP3 Audio — Defence Academy of the United Kingdom.

Dan Snow gives a detailed account of the seven year campaign and the Battle of Quebec in 1759. He stresses the important role played by the British Navy in charting the St Lawrence River and organising the amphibious landing.

Click the link above to download the podcast.

BBC History Magazine Podcast

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

Dan is interviewed in this month’s BBC History Magazine podcast.

This month Dan Snow gives his opinions on the momentous battle of Quebec that took place 250 years ago. Plus we speak to Tracy Borman about how Elizabeth I grew envious of the other women at her court.

The podcast can be downloaded here.