Eyewitness account of the Nazi invasion of Poland and the first all-female peacekeepers. Read more
The outbreak of World War Two
Eyewitness account of the Nazi invasion of Poland and the first all-female peacekeepers.
Conflict timber in Liberia's civil war
How the timber industry fuelled a brutal civil war in West Africa.
The Cambridge spy network
The distinguished British art historian exposed as a former Soviet spy.
Fighting the Islamic State group online
The Mosul historian who battled IS online, plus growing up black under Hitler
The birth of the People's Republic of China
70 years of communist China, we hear from Mao's friends, followers and critics.
Black British history
Some landmark moments in British Black history to mark Black History Month in the UK.
How cooking landed me in a Syrian prison
Chef Majeda Khouri got arrested for cooking food for displaced people in Damascus
Nicky Campbell takes your calls on the day's big story.
Stories, music and life across Leicestershire and Rutland with Ben.
Kenya's camel-back clinic
Taking the doctors to the herders: all aboard the medical camel caravan
Adrian Chiles gets you set for the weekend, with news, sport and entertainment.