States and Empires, 1450-1700

The Palace of Versailles

Explore Louis XIV’s palace through its extensive website and learn more about the king himself.

“The Glorious Revolution,” "In Our Time" podcast

Host Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Glorious Revolution, its legacy, and whether it was truly either glorious or revolutionary.

“Trade with the East: VOC,” Rijksmuseum

Learn more about the Dutch East India Company from the Dutch Rijksmuseum.

“The Ottomans: Europe’s Muslim Emperors,” BBC

Rageh Omaar covers the rich and long history of the Ottoman empire through a series of episodes.

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