The young, charismatic healer who led his tribal community in revolt against the British.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Utilitarianism.
The life of the lower-caste boy who rose to become a social reformer.
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Exploring the life and death of a heroine of the 1857 rebellion.
2/2 The 300th anniversary of Louis XIV's death, and how fighting him changed Britain forever.
The 19th-century Bengali scholar and reformer who campaigned against ritual suicide.
The 18th-century Welsh scholar who awakened interest in Indian language and culture.
Military historian Hew Strachan on 200 years of Gurkha service to the British Crown.
The artist whose portraits of a prince's life created a new vision for Indian art.
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