• Marc Edelheit - Telling a Story Podcasting Passion Interview

    Dec. 12, 2014
    Runtime 0:29:48

    Episode 13

    Marc Edelheit - Telling a Story Podcasting Passion Interview

    Go behind the scenes as Marc Edelheit is interviewed by Podcasting Passion.  Learn about how the story is told and the 2Cent History Podcast is developed.

  • Interview: Captain Bob 'Punchy' Powell

    Feb. 5, 2012
    Runtime 1:11:08

    Episode 12

    Interview: Captain Bob 'Punchy' Powell

    Captain Bob "Punchy Powell was a member of the 352nd Fighter Group during the Second World War.  He flew the P-47, P51 and is one of the few Americans to have flown the Spitfire and as a result is a member of the Spitfire Association.  Bob is currently the Historian of the 352nd.  He has authored 2 books, consulted on Movies and TV series including the Winds of War. He is also in the process of writing his life story.  Bob saw a lot of combat and flew 3 missions over the Normandy beaches on D-Day.  He also flew with Aces Major George Preddy and Colonel John C. Meyer. After the war he became good friends with German Generals Adolf Galland and Gunther Rall. Sit back and listen to someone who lived the history we read about today.

  • 2 Cent Books #2

    Jan. 15, 2012
    Runtime 0:04:30

    Episode 11

    2 Cent Books #2

    This is the second in a new series on books that I found fascinating and worth sharing with my listeners. Many of the subjects I might have done a show on. In this episode I cover 2 of my favorite books.  Go to the forums... look for the 2Cent forum to share your own 2Cents and books you’ve enjoyed!

  • 2Cent Books #1

    Dec. 20, 2011
    Runtime 0:05:20

    Episode 10

    2Cent Books #1

    This is a new series of brief shows on books that I found fascinating and worth sharing.  Many of the subjects I might have done a show on.  Go to the forums... to share your own 2Cents and books you’ve enjoyed! 

  • An Uncommon Hanging

    Dec. 20, 2011
    Runtime 0:41:43

    Episode 9

    An Uncommon Hanging

    This show reviews and examines an unusual hanging during the American Revolutionary War. The hanging occurred amid a burned and smoldering city.

  • Battle of Britain: Fighter Pilot

    Nov. 24, 2011
    Runtime 2:35:08

    Episode 8

    Battle of Britain: Fighter Pilot

    Part 1 of a 4 Part Series focusing on the Battle of Britain.  In Fighter Pilot we look into the dawn of the modern fighter aircraft, how technology changed aerial warfare and more importantly what it took to be a fighter pilot during the Battle of Britain... what the pilots experienced and endured. This episode is presented mostly from the British point of view.  The German view will be heard from more as we progress further into the series.

  • Episode 5 Part 2 Conclusion

    Aug. 14, 2011
    Runtime 0:53:25

    Episode 7

    Episode 5 Part 2 Conclusion

    Episode 5: Part 2 The Conclusion of a Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775. In this episode, Lord Percy retires toward Boston under heavy attack as thousands of American converge on him.  General Heath takes command of the American forces and the fate of the regulars hinges on a critical decision by Lord Percy.

  • Episode 5 Part 1: Shot Heard Round the World

    Jun. 20, 2011
    Runtime 0:59:02

    Episode 6

    Episode 5 Part 1: Shot Heard Round the World

    Episode 5: Part 1 of a Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775. In this episode, Colonel Smith’s Expedition begins their fateful return march.  Militias from around the region converge on Smith's command.  The expedition falls under repeated and heavy attack. Lord Percy marches to Colonel Smith’s relief. 

  • Episode 4 Part 2 Shot Heard Round World

    Apr. 10, 2011
    Runtime 0:59:20

    Episode 5

    Episode 4 Part 2 Shot Heard Round World

    Episode 4: Part 2 of a Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775.  In this episode, Colonel Smith’s Expedition finally arrives in Concord 11 hours after the operation began, the search of Concord takes place and Militia Colonel Barrett leads the first American army to take the field against the regulars at North Bridge.

  • Episode 4: Part 1 Shot Heard Round the World

    Feb. 28, 2011
    Runtime 1:05:31

    Episode 4

    Episode 4: Part 1 Shot Heard Round the World

    Episode 4: Part 1 of a Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775.  In this episode, Paul Revere is freed, Hancock and Adams flee, Colonel Smith and Major Pitcairn continue their advance on Concord and on the way encounter a challenge in the form of a small company of village militia.  A shot kicks off the Battle of Lexington and the start of the American War of Independence.

  • Shot Heard Round the World

    Dec. 23, 2010
    Runtime 0:37:19

    Episode 3

    Shot Heard Round the World

    Part 3 of a 5 Part Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775.  In this episode the Regulars move out under command of Colonel Smith and Major Pitcairn and gets off to a bad start.  Gage dispatches Major Mitchell with a mounted patrol designed to keep word of the mission from reaching Concord.  Dr. Warren dispatches Paul Revere and Billy Dawes to warn Hancock and Adams the regulars were out. 

  • Shot Heard Round the World

    Nov. 23, 2010
    Runtime 0:39:39

    Episode 2

    Shot Heard Round the World

    Part 2 of a 5 Part Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th 1775.  Gage attempts to keep an armed conflict from occurring by removing the Patriot's means to fight a war.  The Patriots position an arsenal for an army of some 15,000 at Concord... less than 25 miles from Boston and the regulars.  Gage receives "get tough" orders from London... and draws up plans to dispatch a large force and destroy the arsenal at Concord.

  • Shot Heard Round the World

    Nov. 12, 2010
    Runtime 0:46:45

    Episode 1

    Shot Heard Round the World

    Part 1 of a 5 Part Series focusing on the start of the American Revolution on April 19th 1775.  Tensions roil around Gage, Adams, Hancock, King & Parliament and the communities of Massachusetts as the Patriots struggle for their rights and Gage works to keep civil rebellion from exploding into violence and civil war.

This show has been a goal of Marc's for a very long time and he has worked extremely hard to bring you a history podcast series with passion, detail, the personal stories of those who lived the events under discussion and his occasional 2 Cents.   This podcast does not boil down to a long list of dates and names... it’s History with style. If you enjoy the show tell all your friends.