Comedy actor Tony Hancock epitomised the little man's struggle against the world.
Neil MacGregor focuses on how the Nazis attacked art they viewed as degenerate.
4/10 Life in the Chinese laundries which sprung up during the first half of the 20th century.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the history and science of nuclear fusion.
4/10 The stories of those who witnessed the battles of the British and German Navies in 1914.
Neil MacGregor on the emergency money created to replace metal coins, and hyperinflation.
3/10 Life for the sailors and families who settled in Liverpool and London during World War II.
3/10 Dan Snow tells the story of the Great Retreat through the recollections of those there.
Neil MacGregor focuses on the art of Kathe Kollwitz, witness to the suffering of war.
2/10 How the small Limehouse Chinese community became the subject of hysterical headlines.
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