Five historians challenge the conventional narrative about the end of World War One and the peace settlement which followed, the repercussions of which are still felt today.
Sir David Cannadine returns with five more programmes in which he examines the careers of British Prime Ministers through their 'props of power'.
Join the ‘disease detectives’ Mark Honigsbaum and Hannah Mawdsley as they investigate the most devastating pandemic of all time: the 1918 Spanish influenza.
Professor Emma Griffin takes a historical look at the gender pay gap.
Julian Pettifer, the BBC's 'man in Saigon' during the Vietnam War, reflects on the Tet Offensive of 1968 as a turning point in world history.
Joe Moshenska travels in John Milton's footsteps, 350 years after the publication of Paradise Lost, to understand how the real people and places he encountered helped to shape his poetic imagination and inspired the divine universe of his poem.
Zubeida Malik reports on what happened in the London Grenfell fire when faith stepped in.
Professor Emma Griffin explores how British workers became tied to the clock.
Dr. Anindita Ghosh explores how the printing press made modern India.
Zubeida Malik speaks to serving British Muslims about what it is like to be in the Army today.
Andrew Motion responds to the subject of climate change in a unique audio poem for Radio 4.