France Podcasts

1.    French Connections
2.    France since De Gaulle: a radical or conservative republic?
3.    Did Gaullism save France?
4.    France between Belle Epoque and Blitzkrieg
5.    How liberal and egalitarian was 19thC France
6.    The French Revolution and it’s legacy

General History Podcasts
7.    Does History have a meaning?
8.    My eighteenth century life
9.    History on the box
10.    What do detective novels tell us about the period in which they were written?

11.    How the Second World War was mapped
12.    Tank warfare – its past and future
13.    George III – a much misunderstood monarch?

14.    Perspectives on Churchill                                                                                                                    


15.   A New History of England

16.   Churchill as warlord

Hail to the Chief Podcasts
14.    Hail to the Chief (Part VI)
15.    Hail to the Chief Part V)
16.    Hail to the Chief (Part !V)
17.    Hail to the Chief (Part III)
18.    Hail to the Chief (Part II)
19.    Hail to the Chief

General History Podcasts
20.    Was Parliament more rebellious in the 18thC
21.    Whatever happened to the polymath?
22.    The Ruling Passion: should former prime ministers gently fade away?

1.    Frustrate their Knavish Tricks: Is foreign interference in British politics any different now than in the past?

2.    What made eighteenth century Britain such an innovative society?  
3.    How Europe slowly came to terms with the Holocaust
4.    The Portuguese at home and overseas
5.    The grandeur and instability of Spain
6.    Professor Jeremy Black and Graham Stewart discuss the strength of Italy's national unity
7.    Does the Mediterranean have a common culture?
8.    The rise and fall of the British newspaper
9.    Britain’s new East of Suez defence policy
10.    The Grand Tour - what the British got up to abroad
11.    How has James Bond evolved?
12.    Where do we stand with the twentieth century?
13.    Are we witnessing a new age of emancipation?
14.    When did the Cold War actually start?
15.    What does 'decolonising the curriculum' mean?
16.    Is the lockdown causing more problems than it's solving?
17.    Graham Stewart asks Professor Jeremy Black why Britain's armed forces are better trusted to deliver procurement than other state bodies and whether Britons have always held the armed forces in such high esteem?

18.    Can parliament work by zoom and are Universities in crisis?
19.    Graham Stewart speaks to Professor Jeremy Black about historical reactions to national crises

20.    Conspiracies: theory and practice

21.    The British and American foreign, defence and security reviews

22.    Jeremy Black How imaginative should historians be?

23.    ‎Intelligence Squared: Debate: Is The West Fundamentally Racist?

24.    Land and Sea: the Global Reach of Britain's armed forces in t in protecting and expanding the British empire



Jeremy Black, To Lose an Empire: British Strategy and Foreign Policy, 1758-90, Bloomsbury, 2021