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Category All History
Series Title The Vikings Uncovered
Programme Title The Vikings Uncovered Episode 2
Broadcast Year 2016
Price £195.00

The Vikings Uncovered Episode 2 is taken from a fascinating two-part series which examines new evidence about the Norse seafarers.


Category All History
Series Title Beijing
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Broadcast Year 2008
Price £585.00

Beijing is an innovative history series bringing great historical moments to life using CGI and stunning reconstructions featuring three episodes, each available from BBC Active


Category All History
Series Title Beijing
Programme Title Centre of the Cosmos
Broadcast Year 2008
Price £195.00

Beijing was an unlikely capital. Situated at the periphery of ancient China, it could have remained an insignificant border town, but for the vision of a few extraordinary men. They saw its strateg...


Category All History
Series Title Beijing
Programme Title Barbarians at the Gate
Broadcast Year 2008
Price £195.00

Beijing is where China and the outside world met, mediated and collided. For centuries, it straddled the boundary between Chinese civilization and the nomadic tribes of Central Asia.

In Beij...


Category All History
Series Title Beijing
Programme Title Emperors, Conquerors and Rebels
Broadcast Year 2008
Price £195.00

China’s capital has been the stage for some of the giants of Chinese and world history. From the conquering Mongol hordes of Genghis Khan to China’s exiled last emperor, Beijing’s annals is filled ...


Category All History
Series Title The Secret History of My Family
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Broadcast Year 2016
Price £780.00

A social history

Each new generation believes that it is the first to deal with a whole raft of social issues from welfare dependency to organised crime. But Victorian Britain faced v...


Category All History
Series Title The Secret History of My Family
Programme Title The Gadbury Sisters
Broadcast Year 2016
Price £195.00

The story of three pickpocketing sisters raised in 1830s Shoreditch, in the heart of London's criminal underworld, and how two of them were banished to England's 'thief colony.'

Among the gi...


Category All History
Series Title The Secret History of My Family
Programme Title The Manleys and the Hunts
Broadcast Year 2016
Price £195.00

The true story of two Victorian mothers, Lavinia and Florence, from opposite ends of the social scale - brought together by domestic violence. One was desperate to feed her six children in 1880s Lo...


Category All History
Series Title The Secret History of My Family
Programme Title The Salford Scuttlers
Broadcast Year 2016
Price £195.00

Press hysteria and public panic gripped 1890s Salford as it erupted into postcode violence. Rival gangs of youths, known as scuttlers, clashed in pitched street battles. Magistrate Joseph Makinson ...


Category All History
Series Title The Secret History of My Family
Programme Title The Nelsons and Margaret Marchant
Broadcast Year 2016
Price £195.00

The story of an Edwardian family trapped in welfare dependency and a mother accused of a shocking crime against her own child. Did the handouts given to Susan Nelson's family by a prosperous charit...