Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
The British Museum's Neil MacGregor tells A History of the World in 100 Objects.
Battle of Britain fighter pilots recall the summer of 1940. Presented by Misha Glenny.
Heather Couper presents a narrative history of astronomy
Rachel Johnson talks to women, now in their 90s, who visted Germany in the 1930s.
Peter Curran explores the city of Austin in Texas.
Comedian Elis James compares figures in Welsh history to determine Wales's ultimate heroes
Mark Lawson examines how mystery novels reflect a country's history and political system.
Charles Wheeler recalls the epic of strategic success that made victory possible.
Simon Townley tells the story of the theft of the skull of composer Joseph Haydn.
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen tells the story of dandyism and male peacockery through the ages
Writer and satirist Lucy Kellaway traces the origins of today's corporate culture
Francis Pryor reflects on the findings of a 2003 study into the Wiltshire landmark.
Neil MacGregor uncovers the stories twenty objects tell us about Shakespeare's world.
Clare Balding charts how sport has shaped the British and how Britain has shaped sport
Exploring the vast archive of Chaplin's unfinished scripts, letters and press cuttings
James Naughtie profiles 60 public figures nominated to mark the diamond jubilee
Libby Purves follows the way Britain prepared for the assault on Normandy in June 1944.
How an ancient stone inscription came to the National Museum of Afghanistan in Kabul.
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