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104 min

The Silent War

The story of the underwater war between US, UK and Soviet submarines.

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53 min

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Science

Professor Val Gibson, Dr Patricia Fara and Dr Sarah Williams - from the University of Cambridge - discuss the historical role of women in science ...

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47 min

Who Owns History?

In this interview David Olusoga sits down with Dan Snow to talk about his new series 'Civilisations', the meaning of the word and why the ...

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69 min

The Treasures of St Petersburg and The Hermitage

Few cities in the world can rival the beauty of St Petersburg in Russia, 'the Venice in the North.' Discover the history of one ...

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89 min

Hannibal

From the daily challenges faced by his army on their journey across the Alps, to his own fierce personal, and ultimately destructive, rivalry with Scipio ...

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46 min

The Knights Templar with Dan Jones

Dan Jones discusses his book 'The Knights Templar' at the Temple in Central London, the physical embodiment of this medieval religious order that also trained ...

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23 min

Walking with Churchill with Andrew Roberts

Andrew Roberts shares a selection of items from his Winston Churchill collection, documenting the fascinating life of one of Britain's most iconic figures.

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69 min

Snow on the Road: The Western Front

Dan Snow takes an emotional journey through the key battlefields of the Western Front, from the memorial parks at the Somme to the formidable defences ...

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20 min

Festive Folk Song Bash

Here's a Christmas treat to get your toes tapping. Sam Willis meets folk singer Jim Causley to discuss and perform a selection of festive tunes.

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12 min

Dinner With Dickens

Pen Vogler takes us on a tour of the delightful Charles Dickens Museum, home to the author himself between 1837 and 1839.

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00:36:56

The War in the East Part 2 with Dr Bill Frankland

21st January, 2019

Dan talks to Dr Bill Frankland, a 106 year old veteran of World War II who lived through a Japanese prisoner of war camp and ...

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00:28:59

Privacy

20th January, 2019

Dr Sam Willis & Professor James Daybell explore the unexpected history of Privacy. For more exclusive history documentaries & interviews, subscribe ...

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00:36:39

The Indian Army in World War One with Dr Priya Atwal and George Morton-Jack

20th January, 2019

Dan chatted to George Morton-Jack and Dr Priya Atwal about the neglected role of the Indian Army during World War One, and how they are ...

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00:43:33

The War in the East Part 1 with Dr Bill Frankland

16th January, 2019

Dan talks to Dr Bill Frankland, a 106 year old veteran of World War II who lived through a Japanese prisoner of war camp and who ...

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00:20:08

The Black Sea Shipwrecks with Dr Helen Farr

14th January, 2019

Dr Helen Farr is leading a team looking at prehistoric wrecks in the Black Sea. Dan chats to her about how the Black Sea's ...

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00:24:55

The Bavarian Soviet Republic with Volker Weidermann

13th January, 2019

Dan chats to Volker Wiedermann, a German writer and literary critic, about the Bavarian Soviet Republic. The Republic, established in the aftermath of the First ...

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00:22:46

Spitfire with John Nichol

11th January, 2019

John Nichol is a former RAF Tornado Navigator who flew in the Gulf War. He was shot down and became a prisoner of war, and ...

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00:41:40

Hiroshima with Hirata San

9th January, 2019

Dan talks to Hirata San, a survivor of the Hiroshima attacks, and one of the few remaining survivors who speak English, about the Hiroshima ...

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00:21:37

Bodies of HS2 with the Museum of London Archaeology team

8th January, 2019

Dan talks to the Head of Heritage for HS2, Helen Wass, as well as Mike Henderson, about the bodies discovered along the route of ...

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00:26:51

Secrets

6th January, 2019

Dr Sam Willis & Professor James Daybell explore the unexpected history of Secrets. For more exclusive history documentaries & interviews, subscribe ...

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00:53:43

Peterloo with Jacqueline Riding

5th January, 2019

In 1819, a huge crowd gathered in St Peter's Fields, Manchester, to hear radical speakers demand democratic reform. Dozens were killed and many more were injured ...

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00:44:32

The SAS in the Falklands Part 2 with Sir Cedric Delves & Danny West

2nd January, 2019

Dan concludes fascinating talk with Sir Cedric Delves and Danny West about the involvement of the SAS in the Falklands War. For more explusive history ...

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