Podding Through Time

Amidst Declining Empires/Indonesian Pasola

October 18, 2021 Jacob and Evan Season 4 Episode 5
Podding Through Time
Amidst Declining Empires/Indonesian Pasola
Show Notes

In the fourth season finale Jacob and Evan explore a spicy list of topics:

  • Who was Timur, and what was his unexecuted conquest? 
  • What world was Muhammed born into, and what empires caused it? 
  • How does Christianity merge with local traditions on the Indonesian islands? 
  • What is the history of the Taliban, and how does it bode for the future of Afghanistan?
  • What is the Dogger Bank incident, and what does it say of Imperial Russian naval competence?

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