3/3 Misha Glenny presents a history of Spain.
Francine Stock explores what German sociologist Max Weber called the 'charisma of office'.
A look at the destruction of southern Iraq's great marshes, overseen by Saddam Hussein.
2/3 Misha on flashpoints and fragmentation in the Spanish monarchy's territorial possessions.
David Owen Norris recreates the musical world of Nell Gwyn in Drury Lane.
Helen Castor chairs a Historians' Question Time from the Chalke Valley History Festival.
From St Paul's coining of the word charisma to the present: an overview.
5/5 An expedition to conquer Sicily spells the beginning of the end of Athenian power.
4/5 After an Athenian atrocity in Melos, both sides prepare for war in Sicily.
3/5 Ancient Greek historian Thucydides' masterful first-hand account of the Peloponnesian wars
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