Melvyn Bragg examines how an alderman saved the plague ravaged town of Salisbury in 1627.
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Melvyn Bragg investigates the lot of native Irish workers at the end of Elizabethan era.
Melvyn Bragg investigates the effect of the English Reformation on ordinary people.
Melvyn Bragg explores the relationship between heritage culture and the study of history.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the impact of politics on psychoanalysis.
Melvyn Bragg considers what it is to be free and how freedom became such a powerful value.
Melvyn Bragg examines how a dominant power can exert a cultural influence on its empire.
Melvyn Bragg examines the position of Richard Wagner and his music in German culture.
Melvyn Bragg explores the myths and harsh reality of the 19th century American pioneers.
The history of thought on immortality, the self and the afterlife.
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