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

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Pompeii – last days of a Roman city before the volcano struck!

It was 79 AD when a mountain near the Roman city of Pompeii did something rather unexpected – it exploded into life revealing itself as a volcano. The green slopes of Vesuvius had hidden its true nature for centuries. But in that year, a cataclysmic eruption tore it apart sending a plume of fire far…