The History of Cologne

The History of Cologne

The podcast about the history of the 2,000 years old city of Cologne in Germany

#50 "Don’t mess with us!" City Expansion and Siege of Cologne in 1106

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Build new fortifications in just 60 days and defeat a royal army? No problem for the people of Cologne in 1106 AD.


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About this podcast

The History of Cologne is a podcast that tells the story of Cologne, Germany. It’s a city with 2,000 years worth of history and it has so much to tell! Listen to the city growing. Dive into the early history of the city being founded by the Romans. How did it become a bustling medieval city? How did Cologne perform during Napoleon and the Industrial Revolution? And how about the Nazi time? Triweekly schedule, going chronological from the Roman roots up until today.
Where is this podcast now in the chronology: 1106 AD.
Next episode: 30th January

by Willem Fromm


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