Allegra Jordan joins us to talk about her research into the First World War at Harvard and how it has inspired her work in the field of reconciliation and conflict. How do you restructure your attitudes towards someone who you have regarded as your mortal enemy? Is there a way forward at the end of conflict?
Stars of the hit show Jason Salkey, Philip Whitchurch, Michael Mears, Lyndon Davies, Nicholas Rowe, Feodor Atkine and Nicholas Grace join Alex and historian Marcus Cribb to reminisce about filming Sharpe.
Mary Rose regular Emma Sothon joins us to talk all about her new book on murder in Ancient Rome. We promise you, no giraffes were harmed in the recording of this podcast, nor people making up weird sex stories about them. However weird they are.
Buy the book! A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Zack White joins us to talk all about crime and punishment in the British Army during the Peninsula War.
Tyler Wentzell joins us to talk all about the Canadian contingent who fought in the Spanish Civil War.