History Extra podcastAuthor: Immediate Media
17 Nov 2018

History Extra podcast

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The latest news from the team behind BBC History Magazine - a popular History magazine. To find out more, visit www.historyextra.com

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    Bernard Cornwell on the Last Kingdom

    As the third series of the Anglo-Saxon drama is about to air, we speak to the renowned historical novelist Bernard Cornwell about his books that inspired the programmes, and about his writing career more broadly.


  • Posted on 15 Nov 2018

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    Nietzsche’s dangerous ideas

    The award-winning biographer Sue Prideaux discusses the life and work of the influential 19th-century philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche and explains how his ideas came to be associated with Nazi Germany


  • Posted on 12 Nov 2018

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    Dan Snow on shell shock

    The popular historian discusses war trauma over the past century, the subject of his upcoming BBC Two documentary


  • Posted on 08 Nov 2018

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    The end of the First World War

    As we approach the centenary of the Armistice, Gary Sheffield explores the final moments of the conflict that devastated the world for four and a half years


  • Posted on 05 Nov 2018

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    Mike Leigh on Peterloo

    The acclaimed writer and director talks about the creation of his major new historical epic


  • Posted on 01 Nov 2018

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