The Art of Monarchy
By BBC Radio 4
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Will Gompertz enters the Royal Collection to examine some of the objects that have adorned, defined and described the story of a thousand years of the British monarchy.
||CleanLegacy||A look at how the monarchy has dealt with a series of dynastic crises.||30 3 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmpire and Commonwealth||Will looks beyond Britain to see the monarchy as a global force.||23 3 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProgress||Will explores the relationship the institution of the monarchy has had with change.||16 3 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe People||Will Gompertz explores 500 years of British monarchs, through the objects they acquired.||9 3 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMagnificence||How the monarchy expresses power with displays of wealth and status.||2 3 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFaith||Will explores the monarch's relationship with the church through the centuries.||24 2 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFriend or Foe||Will examines items from the Royal Collection that are associated with war.||17 2 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Royal Image||Will begins looks at some of the most personal royal images in the Royal Collection.||10 2 2012||Free||View in iTunes|