Juliet Stevenson narrates the history of the growth of Elizabethan trade.
Ramsay Macdonald, Labour's first prime minister, chosen by Shaun Ley.
A tribute to the broadcaster David Frost, who died in August 2013.
How an ex-Liberal trade unionist became leader of Britain's socialist Parliamentary party.
Watch Mark Lawson get to grips with the classical instrument which accompanied Francis Drake's 16th century voyage.
Explorer Benedict Allen chooses Horatio Nelson.
Nick Robinson looks at how Ramsay MacDonald handled the top job in British politics.
Profiles of Robert Maxwell and Fred MacMurray, who both passed away in 1991.
Robert Maxwell, obscuring controversy and comparing libel law in England and the US.