Chris Jackson learns how deeply World War I impacted Tyneside.
1/4 Jago Cooper journeys through Mexico to investigate the rise and fall of the Olmec people.
1/3 Simon Sebag Montefiore uncovers Istanbul's Greek roots.
David Bintley on how British ballet was forged during the Second World War.
3/4 How the liberal politics and free-market economics of the British Empire unravelled.
10/50 History short looking at society in the 60s.
15/20 Michael Portillo joins battle re-enactors in Tewkesbury before reaching Wolverhampton.
In 1964, author Ken Kesey led a group of friends on a psychedelic road trip across the USA
BBC Radio 4
6/6 Mike John, who is researching a new war memorial, explores how people mark the conflict.
BBC Radio Wales
10/10 The emergence of youth cultures and a flourishing creativity in the music industry.
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