The Little Ice Age

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ben_franklins_worldIn this episode of the Ben Franklin’s World podcast, Sam White, an Associate Professor at The Ohio State University and author of A Cold Welcome: The Little Ice Age and Europe’s Encounter (Harvard University Press, 2017), joins us to explore the Little Ice Age and how it impacted initial European exploration and colonization of North America. You can listen to the podcast here:

Ben Franklin’s World is a podcast for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our world. Each episode features an interview with an historian who shares their unique insights into our early American past. It is a production of the Omohundro Institute.

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