Every week historian Dr. Tessa Dunlop will explore the response of ordinary people operating in extraordinary times. Coronavirus and its long tentacles of destruction have stunned the world but war, natural disaster and pandemics have a long history of collateral damage: Behind the Frontline will talk directly to the nurses, paramedics, volunteers, support staff, civilians and soldiers who have confronted danger and survived to tell the tale. What can we learn from their experience?