Tarek Osman traces characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world
James Naughtie profiles 60 public figures nominated to mark the diamond jubilee
Edward Stourton explores the impact of the famous river on the people of Egypt
Libby Purves follows the way Britain prepared for the assault on Normandy in June 1944.
Dominic Sandbrook charts the development of the post office
Nick Robinson explores the history of Britain's prime ministers
The story of the competition to become the first pilot to fly across the English Channel.
The Roman Way explores aspects of everyday life in the Roman Empire, two millennia ago.
James Naughtie follows the Royal Shakespeare Company as it celebrates its 50th birthday
Jonathan Glancey investigates Paris's secret underground maze of tunnels.
Rory Cellan-Jones traces its roots
Chris Ledgard asks if gender testing will mean a level playing field for female athletes.
Chris Bowlby tells the story of the attempt to rescue East Germany's Stasi secret files.
Michael Blastland lays out the history of economic ideas
The correspondence between James VI of Scotland and Elizabeth I.
Series following a new approach tried as an alternative to custody for child offenders
Jazz composer Julian Joseph goes in search of black classical musicians from the past.
Dominic Arkwright charts the life of Thomas Middleton, the bad boy of Renaissance drama.
The effect of World War One from a global perspective
Series examining overlooked but noteworthy historical events, with Michael Portillo
Christopher Lee's history series telling the story of the growth of Britain's Empire.
Prof Ali Ansari presents a world history as seen through Persian eyes
Ciaran Hinds introduces a series of letters written 100 years ago by people on-board
Gerry Anderson considers Titanic's complex relationship with the city of her birth.
Series exploring the practice of researching family history
Martha Kearney and guests reveal the truth behind previously secret government files
Jonathan Glancey looks at the great building projects of Britain that never made it
Amanda Vickery presents dramatised extracts from 18th-century Old Bailey court cases
Dan Snow tells the story of World War I through the voices of those who were there.
Melvyn Bragg explores the lives of ordinary British people across the last 1,000 years.
Series looking at key events in history, as told by the people who were there
The story of our times told by the people who were there.
Marking the centenary of the war through stories and events across Ireland.
Tweli Griffiths yn edrych ar hanes y Rhyfel Mawr 1914-1918 fesul blwyddyn.
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