Historian Dan Snow gets down and dirty the filthy cities of revolutionary Paris, medieval London, and industrial New York. No, not ancient, but interesting nonetheless!

Episode 1: Medieval London

Medieval London

Episode 2: Revolutionary Paris

Revolutionary Paris

Episode 3: Industrial New York

Industrial New York

It’s hard to believe now but this beautiful city used to stink.

(Dan Snow, Filthy Cities, Revolutionary Paris)

Better him than me!


Snow, D (2011), Filthy Cities [Online]. Accessed at https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00z8r9l. [Accessed on 25 June 2021]