Making History

Making History

Making History explores ordinary people's links with the past. The programme is presented by Helen Castor and Tom Holland. You can email the show at making.history@bbc.co.uk

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  • Eighteenth century street-fighters: 29 Jul 14

    Tue, 29 Jul 14

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    Helen Castor joins Des Newell to find out more about his work on eighteenth century street-fighting. We preview one of the big cultural events of the autumn, the British Library's celebration of the rise of Gothic literature. And Fiona Watson reports from the Scottish Highlands on why one particular district, Lochaber, was so plagued by bandits between the 15th and 18th centuries.

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