Conversations With Historians

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910916]

Six programmes in which

John Miller talks to eminent historians about their work. This week:

Sir Michael Howard ,

Professor of War Studies at Yale University. Producer John Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Sir Michael Howard

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910916]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Sir Michael Howard

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910921]

NEW Six programmes in which

John Miller talks to eminent historians.

1: Sir Michael Howard ,

Professor of War Studies at Yale University. (Broadcast/astMonday)

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Sir Michael Howard

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910921]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Sir Michael Howard

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910923]

Six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians.

This week he meets

Eric Hobsbawm , Emeritus

Professor of Economic and Social History at London University, to discuss the effects of what he has termed the 'long 19th century' on our lives today. Producer John Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Eric Hobsbawm

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910923]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Eric Hobsbawm

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910928]

Six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians.

2: Eric Hobsbawm , Emeritus Professor of Economic and Social History at London University.

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Eric Hobsbawm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910928]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Eric Hobsbawm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910930]

Six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians about their work, why they were drawn to it, and why they feel it is relevant to the modern world. This week he meets

Elizabeth Longford and discovers why she agrees with Disraeli who said 'Read no history - nothing but biography, for that is life without theory'. Producer John Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Elizabeth Longford

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910930]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Elizabeth Longford

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911005]

The third of six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians about their work. Today he meets Elizabeth Longford.

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Elizabeth Longford.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911005]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Elizabeth Longford.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911007]

Six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians.

4: Robert Blake , former

Provost of Queen's College, Oxford, biographer of Benjamin Disraeli and author of The Conservative

Party from Peel to Thatcher. Producer John Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Robert Blake

Unknown: Benjamin Disraeli

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911007]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Robert Blake

Unknown: Benjamin Disraeli

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911012]

John Miller talks to six eminent historians.

4: Robert Blake , former Provost of Queen's College, Oxford.

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Robert Blake

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911012]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Robert Blake

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911014]

The fifth of six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians about their work.

This week he meets

Christopher Hill , formerly Master of Balliol College, Oxford, and an authority on the English Civil War. ProducerJohn Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Christopher Hill

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911014]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Christopher Hill

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911019]

John Miller talks to six eminent historians.

5: Christopher Hill , former Master of Balliol College, Oxford, and an authority on the English Civil War.

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Christopher Hill

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911019]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911021]

The last of six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians.

This week: David Starkey , lecturer in Tudor History at the London School of Economics, who was responsible for mounting the recent exhibition at the National Maritime

Museum, Greenwich, marking the 500th anniversary of the birth of Henry VIII.

Producer John Knight

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: David Starkey

Unknown: Henry Viii.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911021]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: David Starkey

Unknown: Henry Viii.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911026]

The last of six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians.

Today: David Starkey ,

Lecturer in Tudor History at the London School of Economics.

Contributors

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: David Starkey

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911026]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: David Starkey

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930809]

In a series of sixprogrammes, John Miller talks to historians about their work and why they feel it is relevant to the modern world. This week he meets Lord Skidelsky, Professor of International Studies at Warwick University and the biographer of John Maynard Keynes , to discuss the most influential economist of the 20th century. Producer John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930809]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: John Maynard Keynes

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930816]

John Miller meets Ben Pimlott , Professor of Politics and Contemporary History at Birkbeck College, London, the biographer of Hugh Dalton and Harold Wilson. Producer John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930816]

Unknown: John Miller

Unknown: Ben Pimlott

Unknown: Hugh Dalton

Unknown: Harold Wilson.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930830]

David Cannadine , Professor of History at Columbia University, New York discusses the rise and fall of the British aristocracy's power with John Miller. Producer John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930830]

Unknown: David Cannadine

Unknown: John Miller.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930906]

John Millertalks to historians about their work. This week he meets Arthur Schlessinger Jnr , from the City University in New York to discuss the lives and impact o American Presidents Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy. Producer John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930906]

Unknown: John Millertalks

Unknown: Arthur Schlessinger Jnr

Unknown: John Kennedy.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930913]

The last of six programmes in which John Miller talks to eminent historians about their work and its relevance to the modern world. This week he meets Stephen Ambrose , Professor of History at the University of New Orleans, Director of the Eisenhower Centre and biographer of Richard Nixon. Producer John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930913]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Stephen Ambrose

Unknown: Richard Nixon.

Producer: John Knight