The closing moments of the war, recalled by those who were there
Archive interviews with those who experienced the First World War.
Dr Thomas Dixon explores the impact of World War One on male friendship.
Francine Stock explores a fragmented world through the prism of the art it created.
The Battle of Amiens from the point of view of those who helped to win it
Is the world about to see a new Cold War between Russia and the West?
The stories of those who witnessed the battles of the British and German Navies in 1914.
Ian McMillan's poem pays tribute to the hope-inspiring chimes of Big Ben throughout WWII.
Britain and its 'Fourth Arm of Defence' from 1920 - 1940.
Soldiers' experiences at night on the battlefields of the First World War.
China and Japan's war economies from 1920 to 1940.
Two extraordinary sisters, both WWII code-breakers, walk near Dolphinholme in Lancashire.
Louise K Wilson asks fellow artists why the Cold War is so creatively inspiring.
Combative, provocative and engaging debate chaired by Michael Buerk.
Kevin Le Gendre discovers how Louis Armstrong came to play jazz in communist East Germany.
Nick Fraser considers the role of intellectuals in relation to world events.
The war gets underway. Speakers recollect the day war broke out and the journey to France.
Michael tells the story of battles fought in the last 100 days of the war.
War and the French Economy from 1920 – 1940.
Soldiers' experiences of the first German attacks using gas at the 2nd Battle of Ypres.
Mike Thomson discovers how close Britain's greatest cold war secret was to being exposed.
War and the German Economy from 1920 – 1940.
Francine Stock continues her exploration of the culture of World War I in 1915.
Frank Cottrell Boyce explores the impact of WWI on religion at home and at the front.
Dan Snow looks back at how the First World War has been commemorated over the past century
How slimming became fashionable during the food shortages of the First World War.
Dr Thomas Dixon explores Second World War friendships by correspondence and in the Forces.
On first anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Alistair Cooke muses on a new type of warfare.
Dan Snow looks at the morale of men serving in the First World War in 1914.