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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    12 Jun 2018

  • Trump and Kim might get together, but the two Koreas are unlikely to reunite

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jun 2018
    Despite the vaguely positive noises from Singapore this morning, reunification of Korea is still a distant prospect, believes Niki Alsford.
  • History How-to videos: Decoding medals

    By Neil Oliver

    Medals don't just reward bravery - they tell the tale of the battles they were won in.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    14 Feb 2018

  • History How-to videos: Decoding medals

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    Medals don't just reward bravery - they tell the tale of the battles they were won in.
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    31 Jan 2018

  • The ISIS winter: The environmental impact of Middle East conflict

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Jan 2018
    The media has moved on since the burning oil wells were extinguished, but for Iraqis, the pollution impacts add to the day-to-day misery.
  • Heritage in war

    By Professor Derek Matravers

    Professor Derek Matravers considers the treatment of cultural heritage in war and the philosophical questions...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    29 Jan 2018

  • Heritage in war

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 29 Jan 2018
    Professor Derek Matravers considers the treatment of cultural heritage in war and the philosophical questions that need to be asked to protect cultural...
  • Christmas at war: 1917 - Brotherhood and bombs don't mix

    In a weary editorial, the Daily Mirror frets that humanity's capacity for creating destruction might have wiped out...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    21 Dec 2017

  • Christmas at war: 1917 - Brotherhood and bombs don't mix

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Dec 2017
    In a weary editorial, the Daily Mirror frets that humanity's capacity for creating destruction might have wiped out all sense of fraternity - unless this...
  • Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred

    The Financial Times struggles to see a brighter future, but hopes that at least city traders will no longer be seen...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    19 Dec 2017

  • Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Dec 2017
    The Financial Times struggles to see a brighter future, but hopes that at least city traders will no longer be seen as driven purely by greed.
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    Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain

    During the blitz over four hundred and fifty thousand bombs rained down on Britain - how did they shape our future?

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Nov 2017

  • Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 29 Nov 2017
    During the blitz over four hundred and fifty thousand bombs rained down on Britain - how did they shape our future?
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    13 Nov 2017

  • Syria, Spitsbergen and Seeds

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Nov 2017
    How are the civil war in Syria, the remote Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, and the future of the world’s food supplies connected? 
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    08 Nov 2017

  • How did a Scottish golf club shape how we remember the First World War?

    How did a Scottish golf club shape how we remember the First World War? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Brideshead
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Nov 2017
    A meeting at a convalescence hospital brought together three men whose war poetry shaped how we view the First World War.
  • Armistice Day

    By The OpenLearn team

    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    08 Nov 2017

  • Armistice Day

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Nov 2017
    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For Remembrance Day, here's a collection of...

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  • How do empires work?

    How are empires ruled? How do military, economic, logistic and cultural constructs combine to create 'systems of empire'? This free course, How do...

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    19 Jan 2016

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    How do empires work?
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 19 Jan 2016
    How are empires ruled? How do military, economic, logistic and cultural constructs...

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    Europe 1914-1989: war, peace, modernity

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    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Jul 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This module will give you an overview of Europe's twentieth-century history. It...
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