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3/3. Rageh Omaar discovers how a flourishing Islamic culture was destroyed by ambition, betrayal and oppression. Plus a visit to the last stronghold of Islam in Spain - Granada, and a look at the ongoing divide between East and West.

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Presenter:
Rageh Omaar

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In the Footsteps of Churchill

BBC Four

In The Footsteps of Churchill

Episode 4: Wilderness Years

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Churchill's political exile ended with his return to office as Chancellor under the Conservatives. Later, when war broke out, he was offered the post of First Lord of the Admiralty again. Show more

Award-winning historian Margaret MacMillan assesses the Versailles Treaty of 1919 and its aftermath, challenging the established orthodoxy espoused by John Maynard Keynes that it was a short-sighted and vindictive settlement.

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Unknown:
Margaret MacMillan
Unknown:
John Maynard

Engaging wartime memoir about the friendship between two Czech pilots who flew alongside the RAF during the Second World War. The camaraderie between the two men soon becomes strained when they fall for the same Englishwoman. In Czech, English and German with subtitles.

BBC Four

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BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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