3/4 Jonathan Bate travels to Westminster to investigate the English Civil War.
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Neil MacGregor visits Strasbourg, now in France but also a key city in German history.
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A former POW remembers the experience he endured when forced to build the Burma Railway.
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Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and reputation of Julius Caesar.
2/4 Jonathan Bate travels to Manchester to investigate the Peterloo Massacre.
Neil MacGregor visits Kaliningrad, now in Russia but formerly the German city Konigsberg.
1/4 Jonathan Bate travels to Dublin to investigate the 1916 Easter Rising.
Neil MacGregor examines the story of the two Germanys, East and West, created in 1949.
Who made the celebration what it is today? Paul Heiney visits Cornwall to investigate.
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Neil visits the Brandenburg Gate.
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