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James Bond and Vichy France

James Bond and Vichy France
2 years, 11 months ago Matthew Parker describes how Ian Fleming's novels offer a window into Jamaican history, while Caroline Moorehead examines French attempts to defy the Nazis in the Second World WarMatthew Parker describes how Ian Fleming's novels offer a window into Jamaican history, whi

The global First World War

The global First World War
2 years, 11 months ago David Olusoga explains how the First World War impacted on millions of people across the globeDavid Olusoga explains how the First World War impacted on millions of people acro

The German view on the First World War

The German view on the First World War
2 years, 11 months ago Alexander Watson discusses the conflict from the Central Powers' perspective, while British First World War veterans recall the events of August 1914Alexander Watson discusses the conflict from the Central Powers' perspective, while British First World War veterans reca

Richard III and dirty Tudors

Richard III and dirty Tudors
2 years, 12 months ago Chris Skidmore delves inside the mind of King Richard III, while Pamela Hartshorne reveals how people in Tudor times tried to keep their cities cleanChris Skidmore delves inside the mind of King Richard III, while Pamela Hartshorne reveals how people in Tudor times trie

The World War Two French resistance and British holidays

The World War Two French resistance and British holidays
3 years ago Paddy Ashdown describes French attempts to battle the Nazis, while Kathryn Ferry explains how Britain experienced an interwar holiday boom.Paddy Ashdown describes French attempts to battle the Nazis, while Kathryn Ferry explains how Britain experienced an interwar holid

Cold War smuggling and First World War veterans

Cold War smuggling and First World War veterans
3 years ago Peter Finn and Petra Couvee discuss how banned literature was smuggled into the USSR during the Cold War, while First World War veterans share their memories of July 2014.Peter Finn and Petra Couvee discuss how banned literature was smuggled into the USSR during the Col

Delphi and the Spanish empire

Delphi and the Spanish empire
3 years ago Michael Scott describes the history of Delphi, home to the famous Ancient Greek oracle, while Hugh Thomas discusses the Spanish empire during the reign of Philip IIMichael Scott describes the history of Delphi, home to the famous Ancient Greek oracle, while Hugh Thomas

Finance and war

Finance and war
3 years ago Kwasi Kwarteng explores the relationship between gold and conflict, while Richard Van Emden explores life at the front in the First World WarKwasi Kwarteng explores the relationship between gold and conflict, while Richard Van Emden explores life at the front in the Fir

English gardens and Latin American football

English gardens and Latin American football
3 years, 1 month ago Timothy Mowl guides us around a historic English garden, while Andreas Campomar explains Latin America's fixation with footballTimothy Mowl gui

The legacy of the First World War

The legacy of the First World War
3 years, 1 month ago Adam Tooze explains how the outcome of the First World War shaped global history and led to the rise of the United States as a superpowerAdam Tooze explains how the outcome of the First World War shaped global history and led to the rise of the United States as a superp