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This programme was part of This Is Scotland - a BBC Four season which celebrated and examined aspects of Scottish culture, art, film-making, heritage, landscape and psyche.

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This programme was part of This Is Scotland - a BBC Four season which celebrated and examined aspects of Scottish culture, art, film-making, heritage, landscape and psyche.

On the Isles of Lewis and Harris, Meades discovers Calvinism and peat bog bodies.

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On the Isles of Lewis and Harris, Meades discovers Calvinism and peat bog bodies.

Meades celebrates an oil refinery and takes potshots at overpaid footballers.

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Meades celebrates an oil refinery and takes potshots at overpaid footballers.

Jools Holland embarks on a personal journey through the streets, historical landmarks, pubs, music halls and rock 'n' roll venues of London to uncover a history of the city through its songs, the people who wrote them and the Londoners who joined in the chorus.

Jools Holland embarks on a personal journey through the streets, historical landmarks, pubs, music halls and rock 'n' roll venues of London to uncover a history of the city through its songs, the people who wrote them and the Londoners who joined in the chorus.

Professor Brian Cox takes a journey through the BBC science archive to explore the story of mankind's relationship with the moon, from James Burke testing Nasa equipment to Neil Armstrong's first steps on the lunar surface and the dramatic tale of Apollo 13.

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Professor Brian Cox takes a journey through the BBC science archive to explore the story of mankind's relationship with the moon, from James Burke testing Nasa equipment to Neil Armstrong's first steps on the lunar surface and the dramatic tale of Apollo 13.

On June 4 1976, four young men from ruined, post-industrial Manchester went to see a Sex Pistols show at the Manchester Lesser Free Trade Hall. Inspired by the gig that is now credited with igniting the Manchester music scene, they formed what was to become one of the world's most influential bands, Joy Division.

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On June 4 1976, four young men from ruined, post-industrial Manchester went to see a Sex Pistols show at the Manchester Lesser Free Trade Hall. Inspired by the gig that is now credited with igniting the Manchester music scene, they formed what was to become one of the world's most influential bands, Joy Division.

Documentary about the development of the Boeing 747 jumbo jet. The 747 was a game changer; the airliner that revolutionised mass, cheap air travel. But the first, wide-bodied plane was (originally) intended as a stopgap to Boeing\'s now-abandoned supersonic jet.

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Documentary about the development of the Boeing 747 jumbo jet. The 747 was a game changer; the airliner that revolutionised mass, cheap air travel. But the first, wide-bodied plane was (originally) intended as a stopgap to Boeing\'s now-abandoned supersonic jet.

A thousand years ago the Khmer people of Cambodia built an empire that stretched a million square kilometers. It became the largest superpower the region has ever seen. Their capital was the great city of Angkor, once the largest city on Earth. Its centerpiece was Angkor Wat - a vast temple complex covering an area more than four times the size of Vatican City

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A thousand years ago the Khmer people of Cambodia built an empire that stretched a million square kilometers. It became the largest superpower the region has ever seen. Their capital was the great city of Angkor, once the largest city on Earth. Its centerpiece was Angkor Wat - a vast temple complex covering an area more than four times the size of Vatican City

Buried in the Cambodian jungle lie the lost remains of the great medieval city of Angkor, once the capital of one of the world\\\'s greatest civilisations. Today, only the great stone temples like Angkor Wat survive. But Angkor was once a teeming metropolis, full of life - the biggest city on Earth.

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Buried in the Cambodian jungle lie the lost remains of the great medieval city of Angkor, once the capital of one of the world\\\'s greatest civilisations. Today, only the great stone temples like Angkor Wat survive. But Angkor was once a teeming metropolis, full of life - the biggest city on Earth.

Damian Lewis-narrated documentary telling the colourful story of Island Records, the Jamaican-founded record label built by maverick boss Chris Blackwell which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2009.

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Damian Lewis-narrated documentary telling the colourful story of Island Records, the Jamaican-founded record label built by maverick boss Chris Blackwell which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2009.

  • King Alfred and the Anglo Saxons

Michael Wood argues that the most important and influential British kings were a father, son and grandson who lived over a thousand years ago during the age of the Vikings.

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Michael Wood argues that the most important and influential British kings were a father, son and grandson who lived over a thousand years ago during the age of the Vikings.

King Alfred the Great fights a desperate guerrilla war in the marshes of Somerset - burning the cakes on the way - before his decisive victory at Edington.

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King Alfred the Great fights a desperate guerrilla war in the marshes of Somerset - burning the cakes on the way - before his decisive victory at Edington.

In this second episode, Alfred's children continue the family plan to create a kingdom of all the English.

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In this second episode, Alfred's children continue the family plan to create a kingdom of all the English.

In this third episode, Alfred's grandson Aethelstan fulfils the family plan and creates a kingdom of all England.

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In this third episode, Alfred's grandson Aethelstan fulfils the family plan and creates a kingdom of all England.

A journey back to the 1950s for a look at the wildest pop music of all time in a film that tells the stories of Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Buddy Holly, giants from an era when pop music really was mad, bad and dangerous to know.

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A journey back to the 1950s for a look at the wildest pop music of all time in a film that tells the stories of Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Buddy Holly, giants from an era when pop music really was mad, bad and dangerous to know.

Documentary, featuring specially commissioned research, which reveals for the first time what really happened during the eruption of the volcanic island Krakatoa in 1883

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Documentary, featuring specially commissioned research, which reveals for the first time what really happened during the eruption of the volcanic island Krakatoa in 1883

Documentary which looks at how a radical generation of musicians created a new German musical identity out of the cultural ruins of war.

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Documentary which looks at how a radical generation of musicians created a new German musical identity out of the cultural ruins of war.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are two of the most polarizing presidential candidates in modern history. FRONTLINE's acclaimed election-year series, "The Choice," returns - going behind the headlines to investigate what has shaped these two candidates, where they came from, how they lead and why they want one of the most difficult jobs imaginable.

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are two of the most polarizing presidential candidates in modern history. FRONTLINE's acclaimed election-year series, "The Choice," returns - going behind the headlines to investigate what has shaped these two candidates, where they came from, how they lead and why they want one of the most difficult jobs imaginable.

  • La fabuleuse histoire de la science

  • BBC , 2011

How we came to understand our planet was not at the centre of everything in the cosmos.

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How we came to understand our planet was not at the centre of everything in the cosmos.

The story of how power has been harnessed from wind, steam and from inside the atom.

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The story of how power has been harnessed from wind, steam and from inside the atom.

Michael Mosley tells how scientists came to explain the diversity of life on earth.

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Michael Mosley tells how scientists came to explain the diversity of life on earth.

How we came to understand our planet was not at the centre of everything in the cosmos.

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How we came to understand our planet was not at the centre of everything in the cosmos.

How atomic theories and concepts of quantum physics underpin modern technology.

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How atomic theories and concepts of quantum physics underpin modern technology.

Documentary looking at the people who has shaped the world football organisation and exploring many of the scandals that it has been involved in.

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Documentary looking at the people who has shaped the world football organisation and exploring many of the scandals that it has been involved in.

Italian history An Italian documentary about Italy and the Second World War, Mussolini and the facism. The documentary is all in Italian with some rare footage from Istituto Luce.

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Italian history An Italian documentary about Italy and the Second World War, Mussolini and the facism. The documentary is all in Italian with some rare footage from Istituto Luce.

  • Le Storie: Diario Italiano

  • Corrado Augias , 2009

Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

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Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

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Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

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Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

Broadcast daily and with Six years of planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

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Broadcast daily and with Six years of planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".

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Broadcast daily and with Six yearsof planning with more than a thousand episodes. "The Italian diary Stories transmits a lively discussion of politics, culture, current events, history and stories that change Italy".