In February 1979, Iran was undergoing a revolution which would lead to an Islamic state.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss medieval chivalry.
2/2 Responsibility for the Great War has been a fierce battle for meaning ever since 1914.
At the 1988 Winter Olympics, an East German and an American ice dancer were vying for Gold
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Phoenicians of the ancient Mediterranean.
1/2 Invasion and atrocity in 1914 transformed Britain's entry into the war into a moral cause.
In 1985, the celebrated gorilla expert was murdered at her research station in Rwanda.
5/5 Bettany Hughes explores changing ideas of peace, in her archaeology of philosophy.
4/5 Bettany attends a women's football game and visits a synagogue to hear the Song of Deborah
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the geological theory of Catastrophism.
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