Bea Crespo for ABC Radio
Illustrations by Bea Crespo for ABC Radio Podcasts. Spend some time exploring world history via the small things that have shaped it. Each episode details a story in history, taking you from a tiny moment of change through to its mammoth consequences, all in the space of a coffee break. Hosted by Kara Schlegl.
The Coin: The gold coin donation that kills Marie Antoinette
The Clot: The blood clot that stops an Emperor... and starts a new era in China
The Doughnut: The delicious treat that makes war more palatable for the American people
The Key: The missing key that sinks the Titanic
The Rabbit: The lucky rabbit that transforms Walt Disney from animator into Empire