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This fast-paced, compelling audio show has set a new standard for history storytelling in podcasting, often placing the listener at a crucial moment in history from the outset, and always managing to deliver on tense human drama based upon accurate and painstaking research.


1001 Heroes has delivered 5 million episode listens worldwide since our first episode (Gremlins) in 2015. 168 reviews at Apple 4.5/5.




Sep 4, 2015

Many people see the first Father of our country as the serious, austere, older figure on the face of our one dollar bills, but we don't often get to see the young man who grew up at Mount Vernon and commanded a military expedition into the frontier at age 21. Author Steve Yoch provides valuable insight to George Washington's early life- his relationship with his family and with Sally Fairfax, and his military actions which shaped his military character and decisions later in his career. The new book "Becoming George Washington" is just released- more information can be found at The book has received glowing reviews at and, and is sure to be a best seller. It is available in both e-book and hard copy and found at most major booksellers including Barnes and Noble Amazon, and Apple. Comments to : Website for all our shows: Twitter: @1001Podcast Tumblr: 1001HeroesPodcast