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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Standard of Ur


Neil MacGregor describes the discovery of a set of mosaics from the ancient city of Ur.


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 2010-02-02  14m
 
 

King Den's Sandal Label


Neil MacGregor investigates a great Pharoah's sandal label.


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 2010-02-01  13m
 
 

Jomon Pot


Neil MacGregor tells the story of a 7,000-year-old Japanese pot and a forgotten people.


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 2010-01-29  14m
 
 

Maya Maize God Statue


Neil MacGregor tells the story of a Maize God made of stone by the Mayan people.


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 2010-01-28  13m
 
 

Egyptian Clay Model of Cattle


Neil MacGregor considers the state of culture in Egypt before the pharaohs.


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 2010-01-27  13m
 
 

Ain Sakri Lovers Figurine


Neil MacGregor continues a material history of human society with the story of two lovers.


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 2010-01-26  13m
 
 

Bird-shaped Pestle


Neil MacGregor investigates early attempts at cookery.


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 2010-01-25  13m
 
 

Clovis Spear Point


Neil MacGregor on a hunting weapon dating from the earliest North American settlement.


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 2010-01-22  13m
 
 

Swimming Reindeer


Neil MacGregor on the story of the Swimming Reindeer, a carving dating back 13,000 years.


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 2010-01-21  13m
 
 

Olduvai Handaxe


Neil MacGregor on early humans as they slowly begin to move beyond their African homeland.


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 2010-01-20  13m