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A History of Britain by Simon Schama

S1-E1 Beginnings (3100BC-1000AD)

S1-E1 Beginnings (3100BC-1000AD)

Mon 7 Nov 12pm - 1pm H2
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Mon 7 Nov, 4pm - 5pm H2
Tue 8 Nov, 2am - 3am H2


Historian Simon Schama charts the 4,000 years prior to the 1000AD, from Stone Age Orkney and through four centuries of Roman occupation to King Alfred's ultimate victory over the Vikings, which laid the foundations for the Anglo-Saxon kingdom later subjugated by the Norman invaders.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Simon Schama
Director Martin Davidson
Executive Producer Martin Davidson


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