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The Dead Prussian Podcast aims to explore War and Warfare through discussion and analysis of military theory, historical events, contemporary conflicts, and expert interviews.

Nov 29, 2017

Mick chats with Sir Lawrence Freedman, Emeritus Professor at War Studies of Kings College London, author, and official military historian. They chat about his latest book, The Future of War: A History. Sir Lawrence discusses how predictions about war's future have followed similar patterns and what they can tell us...

Nov 27, 2017

Mick explains how you can join the growing TDP community and our new membership program through Patreon in this special update.

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Nov 15, 2017

Mick chats with Adam Montgomery, an author and military historian. They chat about Adam's book on the Canadian military's experience of psychological trauma from the First World War in Afghanistan, The Invisible Injured. Adam also discusses how perceptions of masculinity can affect the treatment of those suffering...

Nov 10, 2017

This short episode is a book review of Thank You for Your Service by David Finkel. The book follows the lives of wounded, injured and ill Iraq war veterans and their families struggling to survive the after-war.

Mick reviews the book and gives it a rating on our new 'Carls' scale. 

Grab a book & crack on here.


Nov 1, 2017

Mick chats with Bryan Doerries, a translator and director of ancient Greek plays. They chat about Bryan's project, the Theater of War, that performs the plays of Sophocles to help modern audiences deal with the trauma and loss of war. Bryan discusses the project's success with military audiences and the unique insights...