Did cholera change the world?
“The history books tend to orient themselves around nationalist story lines: overthrowing the king, electing the presidents, fighting the battles. But the history book of recent Homo sapiens as a species should begin and end with one narrative line: We became city dwellers.” (Ch 9, page 232)
🎧 Host Aubrey Hicks is joined by Jeff Jenkins and David Sloane from USC Price.
Thank you to our co-producers Aubrey Hicks and Jonathan Schwartz as well as our beloved sound supervisors, The Brothers Hedden. Recorded at the USC Price School.