Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Amazons, formidable female warriors of classical myth.
Training to save the treasures of Iraq
Eight female archaeologists from Mosul travel to London to train with the British Museum
Pete Wilson explores the characters and communities that make Gloucestershire great.
The fat acceptance movement
The National Association to Aid Fat Americans, NAAFA, held its first meeting in June 1969
Soldiers in WW1 experienced a sonic onslaught. Prof Hendy considers life under bombardment
The story behind Joseph Heller's acclaimed, satirical anti-war novel which sold millions