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Series about European explorations of wildernesses looks at central Australia's deserts, seen as a place of death and silence by the first white explorers. Show more
Series charting the revolution in modern fatherhood in Britain over the last 100 years. The opening part explodes the myth of the tyrannical Victorian-style father. Show more
Dr James Fox looks at how, during the Age of Reason, it was the rediscovery of the white columns and marbles of antiquity that made white the most virtuous of colours. Show more