Mike Thomson on Churchill's desperate efforts to keep Spain out of the Second World War.
Mike Thomson investigates Britain's role during the 1970 coup in oil-rich Oman.
How Harold Macmillan misled parliament in 1960 over claims of war prisoner brainwashing.
Why black soldiers in the French army were denied the glory of liberating Paris in 1944.
Uncovering papers which accused the BBC of biased reporting of the Iranian revolution.
Mike examines the events surrounding a massacre of Allied POWs by the Japanese in 1943.
In 1974, Harold Wilson drew up a plan to separate Northern Ireland from the rest of the UK
What actions did America contemplate to prevent Pakistan from becoming a nuclear power?
The BBC devised a programme schedule to be transmitted in the event of a nuclear attack.