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Auschwitz - The Nazis & The Final Solution DVD

60 years after liberation, the astonishing story of the most horrific single place on the planet is finally unveiled.... AUSCHWITZ THE NAZIS & THE FINAL SOLUTION This is the definitive screen history of the evolution of Auschwitz, how it fitted into the Nazis' plan for the conquest of the East and how scarcely a country in Europe was untouched by its existence. Recognising the horror is not enough. this series reveals how and why the Na..

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Civilisation - The Complete Series Blu-Ray

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

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Civilisation - The Complete Series DVD

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

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Queen Elizabeth II - The Diamond Celebration Blu-Ray

For sixty years Queen Elizabeth II has reigned over Great Britain and the Commonwealth. To commemorate her Diamond Jubilee in 2012, this major new 90 minute documentary recounts the life and times of this remarkable woman. Much of the Queen's film archive of her days as a young Princess, her coronation, and her early days as Queen have been scanned into High Definition for the first ever time. Queen Elizabeth II The Diamond Celebration ..

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Tales From The Green Valley DVD

Turning the clock back over 400 years, five archaeologists and historians take on the challenge of running a farm for a year, as it was when King James 1 ruled the land. Working without electricity, refrigeration, mains water, tractors or chemical pesticides, the group live off the land, eating the food they grow and wearing the clothes they create. They cope with a plethora of natural challenges - with 400-year-old manuals as their sou..

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The Michael Wood Collection (5 Documentaries) DVD

Shakespeare. Conquistadors. Alexander The Great. Trojan War. Myths & Heroes...

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A History Of Ancient Britain - Celtic Britain DVD Out of Stock

A History Of Ancient Britain - Celtic Britain DVD

In the second part of his fascinating series, TV historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver (Coast and A History of Scotland) tells the story of Britain, before and during the Roman occupation. The series traces the development of Britain from 1000 BC to 400 AD. It shows how a thriving Iron Age Britain became part of the Roman Empire, heralding an era of luxury for some and harsh subjugation for many; it reveals how Celtic communities surv..

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A History Of Ancient Britain DVD Out of Stock

A History Of Ancient Britain DVD

In this fascinating series, TV historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver (Coast, A History of Scotland) travels the British Isles to tell the story of the very beginnings of our land and its people. The series traces the development of Britain, from the glacial wasteland of 12,000 BC, through the glories of the Stone Age to the magnificence of international Bronze Age society - following the growth of farming and trade; the establishment ..

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Andrew Marrs - History Of Modern Britian DVD Out of Stock

Andrew Marrs - History Of Modern Britian DVD

An epic account of the events that have shaped our lives since the end of the Second World War. Using archive and stills, dynamic sequences of Andrew Marr's journey across Britain, anecdote and analysis, this BAFTA award-winning series charts the evolution of Britain's place in the world since the Second World War: the collapse of Empire, an uneasy truce with former enemies and allies in Europe, tensions in our 'special relationship' wi..

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Henry VIII - Mind Of A Tyrant DVD Out of Stock

Henry VIII - Mind Of A Tyrant DVD

Historian and broadcaster, Dr David Starkey, follows his acclaimed series Monarchy with this gripping portrait of England's best-known king. In 1509, Henry VIII's accession to the throne was greeted with wild rejoicing. Tall, athletic and handsome, he filled the nation with hope. Yet, by his death 38 years later, Henry VIII had earned the reputation of a tyrannical and ruthless monarch. Dr David Starkey reveals how this glamorous prince..

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In Search Of The Trojan War DVD Out of Stock

In Search Of The Trojan War DVD

The tales of Troy and its heroes, Achilles and Hector, Paris and the famed beauty Helen have enthralled generation upon generation. But did these legendary characters really exist? Was there really a Trojan Horse or a siege of Troy? In this acclaimed series, Michael Wood, vividly evoking the period, searches for the true history behind the myths and examines some of the most exciting discoveries in archaeology. Homer's Iliad serves as M..

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In The Footsteps Of Alexander The Great DVD Out of Stock

In The Footsteps Of Alexander The Great DVD

"Michael Wood is the history teacher you wish you'd had, the story-teller you'd like at your campfire" The Guardian "Alexander's is one of the great tales of history, combining as it does valour, madness, vision, obsession, triumph and disaster. Wood does it full justice, using broad sweep and minutest detail in measures that are perfectly balanced to hold the viewer." The Times. In this award-winning adventure Michael Wood embarks on a..

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Jeremy Clarkson - War Stories DVD Out of Stock

Jeremy Clarkson - War Stories DVD

Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson presents two fascinating and informative documentaries focusing on some of the bravest actions of World War II.The Victoria Cross: For Valour: "The best programme Jeremy Clarkson has ever made... informative and poignant." The Observer. In September 1944 at the Battle of Arnhem, Major Cain won what was described as the "finest Victoria Cross of the whole war". Telling his story, along with other personal acc..

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