Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the female Egyptian pharaoh Hatshepsut.
9/10 Dan Snow hears soldiers' recollections of becoming prisoners of war in 1914.
In 1976, schoolchildren marched in protest at the apartheid regime in South Africa.
Neil MacGregor discusses why Germany has the fastest-growing Jewish population in Europe.
8/10 Two Chinese writers living in Britain became widely known in the 1930s and 40s.
8/10 The experiences of soldiers in the trenches during the first few months of the war.
Only one person voted against giving the US president extra powers after 9/11: Barbara Lee
Neil MacGregor talks to a woman who cleared rubble from the streets of Berlin in 1945.
7/10 Chinese men arriving as sailors and laundrymen usually married local women.
7/10 Recollections of the First Battle of Ypres in 1914 from those who fought it.
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