That's History

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19970816

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

In this programme, he looks at map-making and the myth of a flat earth in the time of Columbus.

And what does the occassional obsession with UFOs say about life in the 20th century?

19970816

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

In this programme, he looks at map-making and the myth of a flat earth in the time of Columbus.

And what does the occassional obsession with UFOs say about life in the 20th century?

19970817

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

In this programme, he looks at map-making and the myth of a flat earth in the time of Columbus.

And what does the occasional obsession with UFOs say about life in the 20th century?

19970817

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

In this programme, he looks at map-making and the myth of a flat earth in the time of Columbus.

And what does the occasional obsession with UFOs say about life in the 20th century?

19970823

The English country house is unique.

So why is a visiting American professor suggesting that hundreds are knocked down? In this edition of the topical history magazine, Gerry Northam examines the problems stately homes must face if they are to survive long into the next millennium.

19970823

The English country house is unique.

So why is a visiting American professor suggesting that hundreds are knocked down? In this edition of the topical history magazine, Gerry Northam examines the problems stately homes must face if they are to survive long into the next millennium.

19970824

The English country house is unique.

So why is a visiting American professor suggesting that hundreds are knocked down? In this edition of the topical history magazine, Gerry Northam examines the problems stately homes must face if they are to survive long into the next millennium.

19970824

The English country house is unique.

So why is a visiting American professor suggesting that hundreds are knocked down? In this edition of the topical history magazine, Gerry Northam examines the problems stately homes must face if they are to survive long into the next millennium.

19970830

On the eve of the announcement of who is to host the 2004 games, Gerry Northam compares the original Olympics to the modern games.

19970830

On the eve of the announcement of who is to host the 2004 games, Gerry Northam compares the original Olympics to the modern games.

19970831
19970831
19970907

From the Roman invasion of Britain to Scottish devolution, Gerry Northam charts the shaping of our British national identity, and discovers that we often define who we are by identifying who we are not.

19970907

From the Roman invasion of Britain to Scottish devolution, Gerry Northam charts the shaping of our British national identity, and discovers that we often define who we are by identifying who we are not.

19970913

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which looks at current research as well as the history behind some of today's headlines.

19970913

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which looks at current research as well as the history behind some of today's headlines.

19970914
19970914
19970920

Fifty years ago the National Security Act transformed America's Central Intelligence group into the mighty CIA.

Gerry Northam looks at the history of US espionage - disinformation, subversion and eternal vigilance in defence of the American dream.

19970920

Fifty years ago the National Security Act transformed America's Central Intelligence group into the mighty CIA.

Gerry Northam looks at the history of US espionage - disinformation, subversion and eternal vigilance in defence of the American dream.

19970921

Fifty years ago, the National Security Act transformed America's Central Intelligence group into the mighty CIA.

Gerry Northam looks at the history of US espionage - disinformation, subversion and eternal vigilance in defence of the American dream.

19970921

Fifty years ago, the National Security Act transformed America's Central Intelligence group into the mighty CIA.

Gerry Northam looks at the history of US espionage - disinformation, subversion and eternal vigilance in defence of the American dream.

19970927

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which looks at current research as well as the history behind some of today's headlines.

19970927

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which looks at current research as well as the history behind some of today's headlines.

19970928
19970928
19971004

Forty years ago today the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.

The blow to American pride at being beaten into space at the height of the Cold War led to the space race and eventually to the Apollo missions.

Gerry Northam finds out what became of the Russian space programme and where space exploration will take us in the next millennium.

19971004

Forty years ago today the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.

The blow to American pride at being beaten into space at the height of the Cold War led to the space race and eventually to the Apollo missions.

Gerry Northam finds out what became of the Russian space programme and where space exploration will take us in the next millennium.

19971005
19971005
19971011

In the last of the present series, Gerry Northam traces the Tudor, Saxon and Viking history of London as revealed through the archaeology of the River Thames.

19971011

In the last of the present series, Gerry Northam traces the Tudor, Saxon and Viking history of London as revealed through the archaeology of the River Thames.

19971012
19971012
1998031419980315

With Gerry Northam.

/ Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

1998031419980315

With Gerry Northam.

/ Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

1998032119980322

Gerry Northam considers the creation of the state of Israel 50 years ago, when the ancient Jewish dream of returning to the land of Zion became reality.

He also examines Britain's role in the story.

1998032119980322

Gerry Northam considers the creation of the state of Israel 50 years ago, when the ancient Jewish dream of returning to the land of Zion became reality.

He also examines Britain's role in the story.

1998032819980329

Among this week's stories, Gerry Northam explores the causes and consequences of America's forgotten war against Spain a century ago.

1998032819980329

Among this week's stories, Gerry Northam explores the causes and consequences of America's forgotten war against Spain a century ago.

1998040419980405

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which includes stories of current research and the history behind today's headlines.

1998040419980405

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine which includes stories of current research and the history behind today's headlines.

19980405
19980405
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]

Gerry Northam unearths the sex life of prehistoric man, and a planned breakout by German prisoners of war. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970126]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Gerry Northam tests the reputation of ancient Greek civilisation as a model for modern society, and finds out why the Victorians were suspicious of indoor plumbing. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Gerry Northam tests the reputation of ancient Greek civilisation as a model for modern society, and finds out why the Victorians were suspicious of indoor plumbing. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970202]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970202]

Repeated from yesterday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970208]

The topical history programme. In this special edition, Gerry Northam charts the history of disease and discovers that we have only just begun to understand how and why pathogens survive and multiply. Editor Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970208]

The topical history programme. In this special edition, Gerry Northam charts the history of disease and discovers that we have only just begun to understand how and why pathogens survive and multiply. Editor Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970208]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Editor: Ian Bell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970208]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Editor: Ian Bell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970209]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970215]

Gerry Northam explains how listed status may be the worst thing that can happen to an old property, and looks at how renovating architects strike a balance between a building's past and its 21st-century function. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970215]

Gerry Northam explains how listed status may be the worst thing that can happen to an old property, and looks at how renovating architects strike a balance between a building's past and its 21st-century function. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970216]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970222]

Presented by Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970222]

Presented by Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970222]

Presented By: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970222]

Presented By: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970223]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970308]

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine, including stories of current research and the history behind some of today's headlines. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970308]

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine, including stories of current research and the history behind some of today's headlines. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970308]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970309]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970315]

With Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970315]

With Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970315]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970315]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970316]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970322]

In the last programme of the series, Gerry Northam explores the long history of the end of the world. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970322]

In the last programme of the series, Gerry Northam explores the long history of the end of the world. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970322]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970323]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine. In this programme he takes a look at map-making. Producer John Byrne

Repeated Sunday 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970817]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Gerry Northam examines the problems faced by stately homes in the future. Producer John Byme. Repeated Sunday 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byme.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970824]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

On the eve of the announcement of who is to host the 2004 games, Gerry Northam compares the original Olympics to the modern games. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970831]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Gerry Northam charts the shaping of our British national identity.

Producer John Byrne. Rptd tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970907]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

With Gerry Northam.

Producer John Byrne. Rptd tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970914]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970920]

Gerry Northam looks at the history of American espionage. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970920]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970921]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970927]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970927]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970928]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19971004]

Forty years ago today the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.

Gerry Northam finds out what became of the Russian space programme and where space exploration will take us in the next millennium.

Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971004]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19971005]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19971011]

In the last of the present series, Gerry Northam traces the Tudor,

Saxon and Viking history of London as revealed through the archaeology of the River Thames.

Producer John Byrne. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971011]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Unknown: River Thames.

Producer: John Byrne.

Editor: Ian Bell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971012]
GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940521]

Roy Porter with the history magazine that explains the serious and delights in the quirky. He examines how we used to live and sheds light on the reasons behind the way we live today. This week, can the PLO help deliver peace in the Middle East? Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940521]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940528]

Roy Porter 's up-to-the-minute history magazine that explains some of the things that are going on around us today. Among this week's stories, Claire Rayner looks at the history of teenagers.

Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940528]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Unknown: Claire Rayner

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940529]

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[R4 BD=19940604]

This week the history magazine with Roy Porter includes an answer to the question "What if D-Day had gone wrong?" Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940604]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940611]

Presented by Roy Porter.

Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940611]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19940612]

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[R4 BD=19940618]

Presented by Roy Porter. Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940618]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19940619]

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[R4 BD=19940625]

Presented by Roy Porter.

Producer Ian Bel

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940625]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Ian Bel

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940626]

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940702]

Roy Porter 's history magazine that explains how we live the way we do. Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940702]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940703]

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940709]

Last of the current series in which Roy Porter makes sense of today's events by looking at the past. Producer Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940709]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940710]

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941008]

The topical history magazine returns. Roy Porter looks backwards to make sense of what is happening today.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941008]

The topical history magazine returns. Roy Porter looks backwards to make sense of what is happening today.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941008]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941008]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941009]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941009]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941015]

with Roy Porter. Producer Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941015]

with Roy Porter. Producer Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941015]

Unknown: Roy Porter.

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941015]

Unknown: Roy Porter.

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941016]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941016]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941022]

Roy Porter has some more stories from the past that help to make sense ofthe present. Producer Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941022]

Roy Porter has some more stories from the past that help to make sense ofthe present. Producer Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941022]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941022]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941023]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941023]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941029]

Roy Porter with some more stories from the past which help to make sense of the present.

Producer Ian Bell. Repeated tomorrow 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941029]

Roy Porter with some more stories from the past which help to make sense of the present.

Producer Ian Bell. Repeated tomorrow 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941029]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941029]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941030]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941030]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941105]

The last of the current series in which Roy Porter makes sense of today's events by looking at the past.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941105]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941106]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950121]

Return of the topical history magazine in which Roy Porter looks backwards to help make sense of what's happening tod ay.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950121]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950122]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950128]

Roy Porter 's topical history magazine. Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950128]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950129]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950204]

Roy Porter with more stories from the past which help to make sense of the present.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950204]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950205]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950211]

Roy Porter with the history magazine that explains the background to some of the things going on today.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950211]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950212]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950218]

Roy Porter looks backwards to help make sense of today's events.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm # See This Week: page 13

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[R4 BD=19950218]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950219]

Rptd from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19950225]

Roy Porter sets topical stories in their historical context.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950225]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950226]

Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950304]

Roy Porter with the history magazine. Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950304]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950305]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950311]

Last of the current series in which Roy Porter sheds light on the present by looking at the past.

Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950311]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950312]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19950618]

Repeated from yesterday

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[R4 BD=19950624]

Presented by Roy Porter. Producer Malcolm Brammar Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950624]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950625]

Repeated from yesterday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950701]

Roy Porter places more topical stories in their historical past. Producer Malcolm Brammar

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950701]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950702]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19950708]

Presented by Roy Porter. Producer Malcolm Brammar Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950708]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

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[R4 BD=19950709]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19950715]

Presented by Roy Porter. Producer Malcolm Brammar Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19950715]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

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[R4 BD=19950716]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950722]

The last in the series in which

Roy Porter places topical stories in their historical context.

Producer Malcolm Brammar

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19950722]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

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[R4 BD=19950723]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951021]

Roy Porter sets sail again with a six-part series of the topical history magazine, including a Trafalgar Day look at the story behind British naval power; news of the latest threat to historical sites; and a couple of minutes on the . Producer Malcolm Brammar

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19951021]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

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[R4 BD=19951022]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19951028]

Roy Porter presents the second of six selections of topical items with a history to tell. This week, how the X-ray was invented by accident exactly 100 years ago, the origins of the Diwali festival and the true story behind witches and Hallowe'en.

Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19951028]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19951029]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951104]

Roy Porter with the third selection of topical items with a history to tell. This week, a look at the roots of British ceremonial occasions.

Producers Ian Bell and Malcolm Brammar Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19951104]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producers: Ian Bell

Producers: Malcolm Brammar

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[R4 BD=19951105]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951111]

In the fourth of six editions of the topical history magazine, Roy Porter investigates the history of slavery, hears the arguments over the use of selective historical facts as a basis for popular films and fiction, and marks

60 years of the board game Monopoly. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19951111]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951112]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951118]

Roy Porter presents the topical history magazine. Today's programme has an international flavour, including the story of Luxembourg, from medieval Duchy to European leader, and why people in the USA will celebrate Thanksgiving next Thursday. Producer Malcolm Brammar

Editor Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

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[R4 BD=19951118]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

Editor: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951119]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951125]

In the last of the present series, Roy Porter assesses the story of taxation ahead of next week's Budget. And with only four shopping weeks to go, how history will find its way into this year's Christmas stockings. Producer Malcolm Brammar

Editor Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951125]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar

Editor: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19951126]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960113]

The topical history magazine starts a new series with a special edition charting man's discovery of the solar system, from prehistoric hysterics to the cold, hard facts of Voyager II.

Forbidden Planets. Ever since stone age man cowered in fear of a solar eclipse, the planets have been a source of terror, inspiration and wonder. Producer John Byme

Editor Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm

JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

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[R4 BD=19960113]

Producer: John Byme

Editor: Ian Bell.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960114]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19960120]

Roy Porter 's topical history magazine. Today, he delves into bygone fads and fashions, looks back at the exploration of Antarctica and reveals when the first commemorative stamps were produced.

Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

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[R4 BD=19960120]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19960121]
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[R4 BD=19960127]

In this week's topical history magazine Roy Porter investigates the origins of social drinking and recreational drug-taking. And one of the world's best-known tunes celebrates its birthday. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

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[R4 BD=19960127]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19960128]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

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[R4 BD=19960203]

In this week's history magazine. Roy Porter explores some present-day mysteries with their roots in the past. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

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[R4 BD=19960203]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

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[R4 BD=19960204]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960210]

Roy Porter investigates whether

"selective histories" give a true picture of the past, and discovers what it takes to become a costumed historical guide. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Belt Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960210]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960211]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960218]

Topical history magazine. Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960224]

Roy Porter 's topical history magazine. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960224]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960225]

Presented by Roy Porter. Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960225]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960302]

Topical history magazine with Roy Porter. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960302]

Unknown: Roy Porter.

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960303]

Presented by Roy Porter. Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960303]

Presented By: Roy Porter.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960309]

Topical history magazine. As the second Severn Crossing nears its opening, Roy Porter closes the series by telling the story of how the gap between England and Wales has been bridged in the past. Producer Malcolm Brammar. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960309]

Unknown: Roy Porter

Producer: Malcolm Brammar.

Editor: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960310]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960824]

The topical history programme returns with new presenter Gerry Northam , who explores the ethics of how we package and present our often tragic past. Producer John Byme Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960824]

Presenter: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byme

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960825]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960831]

Gerry Northam explores the occasionally bizarre world of re-enactment societies. And, as the wounded are taken from the field, he also examines the history of pain-free surgery. Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960831]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960901]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960907]

Gerry Northam visits Warwick castle and asks if museums are a thing of the past. Producer John Byrne Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960907]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960908]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960914]

Gerry Northam visits the Wood Hall

Project, one of the few archaeological sites in the country to have the resources to teach schoolchildren how archaeology works. Producer John Byme

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

* Face behind the Voice: page 12

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960914]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byme

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960915]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960921]

Gerry Northam visits Uppark in West Sussex, ravaged by fire in 1989, to see how the 20 million pounds of restoration money has been spent. Producer John Byme

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960921]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byme

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960922]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960928]

Gerry Northam visits the oldest operating theatre in the country and hears how ether was transformed into a trusted anaesthetic. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960928]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961005]

On the 60th anniversary to the day of the Jarrow march, Gerry Northam examines the history of protest marching. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961005]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961006]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961012]

Gerry Northam with the latest developments in historical studies. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961012]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961013]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961019]

In the last of the current series, Gerry Northam presents the programme which reflects the present by looking at the past.

Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow at 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961019]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19961020]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970125]

Gerry Northam unearths the sex life of prehistoric man, and a planned breakout by German prisoners of war. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970125]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970126]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970201]

Gerry Northam tests the reputation of ancient Greek civilisation as a model for modern society, and finds out why the Victorians were suspicious of indoor plumbing. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970201]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970202]

Repeated from yesterday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970208]

The topical history programme. In this special edition, Gerry Northam charts the history of disease and discovers that we have only just begun to understand how and why pathogens survive and multiply. Editor Ian Bell

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970208]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Editor: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970209]

Repeated from yesterday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970215]

Gerry Northam explains how listed status may be the worst thing that can happen to an old property, and looks at how renovating architects strike a balance between a building's past and its 21st-century function. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970215]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970216]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970222]

Presented by Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970222]

Presented By: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970223]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970308]

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine, including stories of current research and the history behind some of today's headlines. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970308]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970309]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970315]

With Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970315]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970316]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970322]

In the last programme of the series, Gerry Northam explores the long history of the end of the world. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970322]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970323]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970816]

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine. In this programme he takes a look at map-making. Producer John Byrne

Repeated Sunday 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970816]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970817]

Repeated from yesterday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970823]

Gerry Northam examines the problems faced by stately homes in the future. Producer John Byme. Repeated Sunday 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970823]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byme.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970824]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970830]

On the eve of the announcement of who is to host the 2004 games, Gerry Northam compares the original Olympics to the modern games. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970830]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970831]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970906]

Gerry Northam charts the shaping of our British national identity.

Producer John Byrne. Rptd tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970906]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970907]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970913]

With Gerry Northam.

Producer John Byrne. Rptd tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970913]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970914]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970920]

Gerry Northam looks at the history of American espionage. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970920]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970921]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970927]

With Gerry Northam. Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970927]

Unknown: Gerry Northam.

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19970928]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971004]

Forty years ago today the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1.

Gerry Northam finds out what became of the Russian space programme and where space exploration will take us in the next millennium.

Producer John Byrne

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971004]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Producer: John Byrne

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971005]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971011]

In the last of the present series, Gerry Northam traces the Tudor,

Saxon and Viking history of London as revealed through the archaeology of the River Thames.

Producer John Byrne. Editor Ian Bell Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971011]

Unknown: Gerry Northam

Unknown: River Thames.

Producer: John Byrne.

Editor: Ian Bell

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19971012]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

Programme Catalogue - Details: 03 February 199619960203

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

03 Feb 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 04 February 199519950204

Producer: IAN BELL

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

04 Feb 1995 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4).

Programme Catalogue - Details: 10 February 199619960210

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

10 Feb 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 11 February 199519950211

Producer: IAN BELL

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

11 Feb 1995 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4).

Programme Catalogue - Details: 17 February 199619960217

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

17 Feb 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 21 January 199519950121

Producer: IAN BELL

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: 06 November 1994

Broadcast history

21 Jan 1995 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4).

Programme Catalogue - Details: 21 January 199619960121

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 27 January 1996

Previous in series: SPACE SPECIAL, EMPEROR OF VENUS (LONG REPEAT)

Broadcast history

21 Jan 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-01-20

Producer: R. PRINCE

Programme Catalogue - Details: 24 February 199619960224

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

24 Feb 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 27 January 199619960127

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: 21 January 1996

Broadcast history

27 Jan 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Producer: R. PRINCE

Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 January 199519950128

Producer: I.

BELL

Next in series: REVISED REPEAT

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

28 Jan 1995 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4).

Producer: I. BELL

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960128

Producer: R. PRINCE

Next in series: 03 February 1996

Previous in series: 27 January 1996

Broadcast history

28 Jan 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-01-27

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960128

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 03 February 1996

Previous in series: 27 January 1996

Broadcast history

28 Jan 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-01-27

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960204
Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960204

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 10 February 1996

Previous in series: 03 February 1996

Broadcast history

04 Feb 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-02-03.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960211
Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960211

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 17 February 1996

Previous in series: 10 February 1996

Broadcast history

11 Feb 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-02-10

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960218
Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960218

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 24 February 1996

Previous in series: 17 February 1996

Broadcast history

18 Feb 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-02-17

Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960225
Programme Catalogue - Details: Revised Repeat19960225

Producer: R.

PRINCE

Next in series: 02 March 1996

Previous in series: 24 February 1996

Broadcast history

25 Feb 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-02-24

Programme Catalogue - Details: Space Special, Emperor Of Venus (long Repeat)19960114

Producer: JOHN BYRNE

Next in series: 21 January 1996

Previous in series: SPCAE SPECIAL, EMPEROR OF VENUS (SHORT VERSION)

Broadcast history

14 Jan 1996 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-22

Programme Catalogue - Details: Spcae Special, Emperor Of Venus (short Version)19960113

Producer: JOHN BYRNE

Next in series: SPACE SPECIAL, EMPEROR OF VENUS (LONG REPEAT)

Previous in series: REVISED REPEAT

Broadcast history

13 Jan 1996 16:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-22

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 4

198A011998012419980125

Gerry Northam returns with the topical history magazine.

In this edition, an exploration of the British preoccupation with secrecy, and queuing up for the historian's equivalent of the Harrods sale - the unveiling of government documents covered by the 30-year rule.

198A011998012419980125

Gerry Northam returns with the topical history magazine.

In this edition, an exploration of the British preoccupation with secrecy, and queuing up for the historian's equivalent of the Harrods sale - the unveiling of government documents covered by the 30-year rule.

198A021998013119980201

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

A look at the Vietnam War's most infamous battle, the Tet Offensive, in which thousands of North Vietnamese troops crossed the border with the South, ending American hopes of imminent victory.

198A021998013119980201

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

A look at the Vietnam War's most infamous battle, the Tet Offensive, in which thousands of North Vietnamese troops crossed the border with the South, ending American hopes of imminent victory.

198A031998020719980208

Topical history magazine.

This edition marks the eightieth anniversary of votes for women.

Gerry Northam discovers that, while high-profile suffragettes may have grabbed the headlines, the real force for change lay elsewhere.

This edition marks the 80th anniversary of votes for women.

198A031998020719980208

Topical history magazine.

This edition marks the eightieth anniversary of votes for women.

Gerry Northam discovers that, while high-profile suffragettes may have grabbed the headlines, the real force for change lay elsewhere.

This edition marks the 80th anniversary of votes for women.

198A041998021419980215

Topical history magazine.

Gerry Northam examines some of the surprising effects on medieval society of the most lethal epidemic in recorded history - the Black Death.

198A041998021419980215

Topical history magazine.

Gerry Northam examines some of the surprising effects on medieval society of the most lethal epidemic in recorded history - the Black Death.

198A051998022119980222

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

/ Topical history magazine with Gerry Northam

198A051998022119980222

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

/ Topical history magazine with Gerry Northam

198A06Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs1998022819980301

In 1938, Walt Disney's `Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' became the first ever internationally successful cartoon feature.

Sixty years on, Gerry Northam charts the rise and rise of the animated movie, from winsome folklore to bloody realism and back.

198A06Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs1998022819980301

In 1938, Walt Disney's `Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' became the first ever internationally successful cartoon feature.

Sixty years on, Gerry Northam charts the rise and rise of the animated movie, from winsome folklore to bloody realism and back.

198A071998030719980308

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.

198A071998030719980308

Gerry Northam presents the topical history magazine.