Seven Ages of Britain

The Seventh Age 1530-1700AD

Series 1 - Episode 7 The Seventh Age 1530-1700AD



Bettany Hughes provides an insight into the seventh age of Britain between 1530 and 1700, from the Elizabethan era to the eve of the agricultural and industrial revolutions. The documentary chronicles the emergence of many characteristics of the modern nation, such as political rights, secular entertainment, capitalism and the creation of the middle class.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Bettany Hughes
Director Paul Sen
Executive Producer Philip Clarke
Series Producer Paul Sen