Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the work of key philosophers and their theories.
Historical investigation programme, taking a document as a starting point
Daljit Nagra goes in search of the Dorset poet William Barnes.
Mark Lawson examines how mystery novels reflect a country's history and political system.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas
Historian Michael Scott takes a global view of familiar historical dates.
Fergal Keane uncovers the roots of modern terrorism
Grace Dent presents a conversational history of radio comedy, from 1975 to 2005.
Heartfelt poem by Stanley Cook about a girl's murder and a bruised and beautiful landscape
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