Archive 1948-1975 Podcast

Series of annual radio lectures on significant contemporary issues, delivered by leading figures from the relevant fields. Please note that relatively few recordings survive from this period.

Updated: occasionally
Episodes available: indefinitely

Episodes to download

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Beating the Bounds

Four lectures recommended by the series producer.

The Hellishly Difficult War Quiz

The Hellishly Difficult War Quiz

How much do you know about historical conflicts and those who fought in them?