Making anything that involves archives interesting and entertaining is no mean feat, but Brady Haran pulls this off with Objectivity, our pick of the week.
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Unknown Seas: The Portuguese Captains and the Passage to India by Ronald Watkins chronicles the Portuguese exploration of Africa and the search for a sea rout to India in the 15th century.
Extra Credits have recently finished their 6th Extra History series about Justinian and Theodora. This series covers one of the most interesting periods in the Byzantine Empire’s 1000 year long history.