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  1. Vitruvius and De Architectura

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Vitruvius's De Architectura.

    First broadcast: 15 Mar 2012

  2. Lyrical Ballads

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Wordsworth and Coleridge's Lyrical Ballads.

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2012

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  3. Benjamin Franklin

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of Benjamin Franklin.

    First broadcast: 01 Mar 2012

  4. Conductors and Semiconductors

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the physics of electrical conduction.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2012

  5. The An Lushan Rebellion

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the An Lushan Rebellion.

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2012

  6. Erasmus

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Renaissance scholar Desiderius Erasmus.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2012

  7. The Kama Sutra

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Kama Sutra.

    First broadcast: 02 Feb 2012

  8. The Scientific Method

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Scientific Method.

    First broadcast: 26 Jan 2012

  9. 1848: Year of Revolution

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss 1848, the year that saw Europe engulfed in revolution.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2012

  10. The Safavid Dynasty

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Safavid Dynasty of early modern Iran.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2012

  11. Macromolecules

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the giant molecules that underpin all life.

    First broadcast: 29 Dec 2011

  12. Robinson Crusoe

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Daniel Defoe's seminal novel Robinson Crusoe.

    First broadcast: 22 Dec 2011

  13. The Concordat of Worms

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Concordat of Worms of 1122.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2011

  14. Heraclitus

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus.

    First broadcast: 08 Dec 2011

  15. Christina Rossetti

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Victorian poet Christina Rossetti.

    First broadcast: 01 Dec 2011

  16. Judas Maccabeus

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the revolutionary Jewish leader Judas Maccabeus.

    First broadcast: 24 Nov 2011

  17. Ptolemy and Ancient Astronomy

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Ptolemy and ancient astronomy.

    First broadcast: 17 Nov 2011

  18. The Continental-Analytic Split

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Continental and Analytic philosophical traditions.

    First broadcast: 10 Nov 2011

  19. The Moon

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the origins, science and mythology of the moon.

    First broadcast: 03 Nov 2011

  20. The Siege of Tenochtitlan

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Siege of Tenochtitlan and fall of the Aztec Empire

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2011

  21. Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Delacroix's painting Liberty Leading the People.

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2011

  22. The Ming Voyages

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Ming Voyages of discovery.

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2011

  23. The Ming Voyages

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Ming Voyages of discovery.

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  24. David Hume

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the work of the Scottish philosopher David Hume.

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2011

  25. The Etruscan Civilisation

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Etruscan civilisation.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2011

  26. Shinto

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Japanese belief system of Shinto.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2011

  27. The Hippocratic Oath

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Hippocratic Oath.

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2011

  28. The Minoan Civilisation

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Minoan Civilisation of Bronze Age Crete.

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2011

  29. Tennyson's In Memoriam

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem In Memoriam.

    First broadcast: 30 Jun 2011

  30. Malthusianism

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Malthusianism.

    First broadcast: 23 Jun 2011

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