The Sam Willis Podcast
By Dr Sam Willis
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Fresh off the acclaimed 3-part documentary series for the BBC - 'The Silk Road', Sam Willis takes us behind the scenes, interviewing the people that make the TV programmes and gives us an insight into the life of a TV historian. Dr Sam Willis is an archaeologist and broadcaster. He is one of the world's leading authorities on maritime and naval history, he also plays the guitar rather well. Follow Sam on Twitter: @DrSamWillis Producer: Dan Morelle
||CleanThe Fighting Temeraire: Chapter 3||My personal narrative of my book continues....||21 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Fighting Temeraire: Chapter 2||The Temeraire goes into battle, 1759||15 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Fighting Temeraire: Chapter 1||A personal guide to my book the Fighting Temeraire.||10 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Fighting Temeraire - Introduction||A Personal Commentary on my book, The Fighting Temeraire. Introduction.||22 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Thomas Edison's Electric Car||An Amazing Discovery!||6 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Chris Chapman and the Mystery of the Three Hares||I talk to photographer Chris Chapman about a fascinating mystery that links churches on Dartmoor with 7th-century China, all along the Silk Road.||28 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Jim Causley||Jim Causley is a folk singer and musician from Devon who specializes in the traditional songs and music of the West Country. Hailing from the village of Whimple in East Devon, Causley was born in Exeter and is a relative of the Cornish poet Charles...||7 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Handmade on the Silk Road - Jon Morrice||Jon Morrice is the Producer and Director of Handmade on the Silk Road, a 3-part documentary and companion piece to the Silk Road series that was released earlier this year on BBC Four. Each episode follows a day in the life of a master craftsman....||9 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Making The Silk Road - Tim Niel||Director Tim Niel and I chat over Skype about some of the unusual experiences we had making the recent TV series, The Silk Road for BBC Four. Hear about the 'tunnel of death', some of the weird and wonderful food we ate,...||29 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Jamie Whyte||Welcome to my podcast! In this inaugural episode I interview Jamie Whyte, an amazing artist who collaborated with me on the recent BBC Four Series, The Silk Road.||15 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Sam's enthusiasm an energy is infectious. I love ths podcast!