How the French Revolution shocked Edmund Burke into defending British traditions.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the philosopher, politician and writer Edmund Burke.
Amanda Foreman examines how the elite transformed politics in the shadow of revolution.
Chi-chi visits the British Library to find out more about Ignatius Sancho.
Gretchen Gerzina explores the life of a butler who rose to the top of 18th century society
Why climb a snowy Cumbrian hill in a long dress, cloak and bonnet? Clare Balding finds out