A History of the World in 100 Objects

A History podcast featuring
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Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, narrates 100 programmes that retell humanity's history through the objects we have made
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102 episodes
A wonderful way to look at human history (and pre-history): by taking 100 objects from the museum and using them to benchmark the development of human society and culture. It's obviously well-researched and presented in a lovely style. It's all complete now, of course, but it's worth going back and listening to the entire series.
I will listen and relisten to this podcast many times before I die. Soothing, informative, just a joy

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Podcast Details

Created by
BBC
Podcast Status
Finished
Started
Jan 18th, 2010
Latest Episode
Apr 23rd, 2020
Release Period
Daily
Episodes
102
Avg. Episode Length
14 minutes
Explicit
No

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