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Invasion, Invasion, Invasion

2. Jerusalem: The Making of a Holy City: Invasion, Invasion, Invasion

Simon Sebag Montefiore looks at the impact of a new faith, Islam, on Jerusalem.


4. Tropic of Cancer: India

In India, Simon's journey takes him from the coast of Gujarat to Kolkata.

Ae Fond Kiss

Ae Fond Kiss

A Muslim man and an Irish Catholic woman encounter strong opposition after falling in love

Wellspring of Holiness

1. Jerusalem: The Making of a Holy City: Wellspring of Holiness

How Jerusalem came into being and became so important to Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

Holy Peace

3. The Life of Muhammad: Holy Peace

Rageh Omaar analyses the introduction of the Sharia moral code and the concept of jihad.

Normans of the South

3. The Normans: Normans of the South

Robert Bartlett explores the impact of the Normans on southern Europe and the Middle East.