In the last instalment of Bettany’s trip, she visits the fascinating base of Ottoman and Byzantine power: Istanbul. Bettany is … [ Read More ]
Despite its miniature size, just 2.5 square miles, the overseas British territory of Gibraltar has had an outsized influence … [ Read More ]
In this episode of her new series, Bettany Hughes explores Malta, a cultural hub laden with some of the world’s … [ Read More ]
The historian Bettany Hughes offers this guide to the ancient god of wine.
Historian Bettany Hughes looks into the history of Venus, the Roman goddess of love.
This archive collection looks at how historians have managed to understand various natural disasters.
The first of a three-part series, historian Bettany Hughes examines the lives of three men who helped shape the world … [ Read More ]