Historical eras in all BBC programmes
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the return of classical pagan thought in the Renaissance.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Renaissance Astrology.
Melvyn Bragg explores Renaissance Mathematics, when maths moved from an art to a science.
Melvyn Bragg examines the role of British thinkers in the 18th century Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg examines the emergence and impact of the Scottish Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the dawn of the Iron Age.
Melvyn Bragg explores the veracity of modern claims about the culture of the Renaissance.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss TS Eliot's seminal poem The Waste Land.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the role played by women in Enlightenment science.