Melvyn Bragg discusses the original Iron Chancellor, Otto Von Bismarck.
Neil MacGregor charts the career of Otto von Bismarck, known as the Iron Chancellor.
Simon Heffer re-evaluates the reign of George V.
Dr Susan Doran and Lucy Wooding, Henry's most recent biographer, examine Henry as a father
Dr Steven Gunn and Dr Andre Clarke pore over Henry's books, maps and letters.
Former chancellor George Osborne nominates Henry VII, founder of the Tudor dynasty.
How clothes symbolised power, philosophy, taste, sexuality and personal expression.
Jackie Stewart discusses his good friend King Hussein of Jordan with writer Patrick Seale.
Brian Sewell on his love of 'Mad' King Ludwig II of Bavaria.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Rudolph II and his Renaissance Court in Prague.
Edward VIII, the king who abdicated, was deeply marked by the Great War.
Ernie Rea in conversation with guests on the life and death of Tsar Nicholas.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the assassination of Tsar Alexander II in 1881.
Security arrangements surrounding visit of Emperor of Japan.