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A History of the World in 100 Objects

By BBC Radio 4

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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

Customer Reviews

How good is this podcast?

Very, very good.
It is one of my top 5 for sure.
You may think it is odd to listen to a podcast about objects, but isn't really.
Just go to the corresponding website and look at it there.
One thing that does bother me a bit is the amout of items in the British museum that probably shouls be returned to their place of origin. However, that has nothing to do with the quality of this program.

Informative and Interesting

Great podcast. Amazing that it's available free for download. I also wish that some of the objects would stay with thier rightful owners but perhaps we wouldn't be able to have this great collection. Regardless it's a fantastic listen.

Great series

Provides a context of how each object fits into the path that brought humanity to where we are today. Entertaining, informative and inspiring.