Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the truth behind the empire of Babylon.
From volcano installations to Kulna music Itay Mautner unites Jerusalem through art
What’s left of the ancient archaeological sites of northern Iraq?
One of Palmyra's most iconic structures, and the man who gave his life to protect the city
The allure and political challenge of the Holy City, as experienced by Jeremy Bowen.
On the murky trail of a missing genie, last seen in the ancient Assyrian palace of Nimrud