History Extra | 23 October 2022 | 0h 18m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Harald Jähner about his book Aftermath: Life in the Fallout of the Third Reich. Discusses how Germany began to rebuild itself from the ruins of the Second World War.
In Our Time | 13 February 2020 | 0h 51m | Listen Later | iTunes
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the great Roman military disaster of 9 AD when Germanic tribes under Arminius ambushed and destroyed three legions under Varus. The defeat ended Roman expansion east of the Rhine. Victory changed the development of the Germanic peoples, both in the centuries that followed and in the nineteenth century when Arminius, by then known as Herman, became a rallying point for German nationalism.