5/5 The story of the USS Squalus submarine, stranded on the bottom of the Atlantic in 1937. (R)
Can a unique friendship between two men end the killings in the Central African Republic?
BBC World Service
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Strabo's Geographica, an early work of geography.
BBC Radio 4
How 1970s gender politics changed friendship and how popular culture reflected this change
74/120 The country's rich and turbulent story continues. With Richard Dormer and James Greene.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
4/6 A visit to the site of the Battle of the Boyne, where James II was beaten by William III. (R)
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
1/3 How the work of Carl Linnaeus, Phillip Miller and John Ray created the science of botany. (R)
1/10 Includes chart hits by the B-52s, Sinead O'Connor and The Farm.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Strabo's Geographica, an early work of geography. (R)
1/3 Ian Hislop explores two of Britain's most inspiring monarchs, King Arthur and King Alfred. (R)
1/3 Suzy Klein studies music as a weapon in the fight for British identity in the 18th century (R)
Friday 11 April 2014