A History of the World in 100 Objects

Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, narrates 100 programmes that retell humanity's history through the objects we have made

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00nrtd2

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 14m. Bisher sind 102 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint täglich
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Early Victorian tea set


Neil MacGregor tells the story of the global trade in tea - with a Victorian tea set.


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 2010-10-12  14m
 
 

Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle


Neil MacGregor with the chronometer that accompanied Darwin to South America.


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 2010-10-11  14m
 
 

Jade bi


Neil MacGregor with an object from the 18th century Chinese Enlightenment - a jade ring.


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 2010-10-08  14m
 
 

Australian bark shield


Neil MacGregor with an aboriginal bark shield brought from Australia by Captain Cook.


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 2010-10-07  13m
 
 

North American buckskin map


Neil MacGregor with a buckskin map from North America.


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 2010-10-06  13m
 
 

Hawaiian feather helmet


Neil MacGregor with a feathered helmet given to Captain Cook by Pacific Islanders.


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 2010-10-05  13m
 
 

Akan drum


Neil MacGregor with an African drum taken to America during the slave trade.


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 2010-10-04  14m
 
 

Reformation centenary broadsheet


Neil MacGregor with a souvenir of the 100th anniversary of the Protestant reformation.


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 2010-10-01  13m
 
 

Mexican codex map


Neil MacGregor explores the Spanish religious conquest of Mexico with a map.


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 2010-09-30  14m
 
 

Shadow Puppet of Bima


Neil MacGregor explores religion and politics in South East Asia - through a shadow puppet


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 2010-09-29  14m