History viewing and listening ideas

There are a number of things you can pick up on iPlayer at the moment which may be of interest:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0161dgq/Britains_Most_Fragile_Treasure/ Britain’s most fragile treasure – a programme all about the Medieval East Window of York Minster
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00kpv23/Michael_Wood_on_Beowulf/ Michael Wood on the Beowulf poem. Fascinating for lovers of English as well as History.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p009bhtp/The_War_Lords_Churchill/ the BBC are reshowing some olf programmes of the historian AJPTaylor giving lectures. They don’t make them like this anymore! This one is on Churchill and…
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p008pxfm/How_Wars_Begin_The_Second_World_War/ … this one is on why and how the Second World War began.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0076rrr Songs and stories from a World War 1 prisoner of war camp near Berlin.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01r2qgj ‘How Iraq changed the world’ – a must for GCSE historians.


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