Throughout its reign, the British Empire stole a lot of stuff. Today those objects are housed in genteel institutions across the UK and the world. They usually come with polite plaques. This is a series about the not-so-polite history behind those objects.
We are working hard at season 2 of Stuff The British Stole. It's going to drop later in the year and be stuffier and Britisher than ever. In the meantime, I'd like to introduce you to another show you might like — Patient Zero. The whole idea of this show is that it's like a true crime thriller...
We’ll bring you another season of Stuff the British Stole in 2021 but for now we have something new for you that comes from our friends at CBC Canada. Recall, a history show that remains hot to touch.
The Gweagal shield is just one of the things James Cook and his shipmates took from the local people when they landed in Botany Bay. Why has it become the most contentious?