Napoleon and Hitler investigated in a new TV programme – Private Lives

TV historian Tony McMahon appears on Private Lives presented by Tracy Borman and investigating Napoleon, Hitler and Princess Margaret


Did Richard III really kill the Princes in the Tower?

Throughout history, well-connected children have been shown no mercy if they’re in the way of somebody trying to seize royal power. The hereditary principle means that if somebody has a better right to the throne but you want to be king or queen – well then, you’d better bump off the competition. And if those…