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God's Chosen People

Neil Oliver continues his journey through Scotland's past with the story of the Covenanters, whose profound religious beliefs were declared in the National Covenant of 1638. This document licensed revolution, started the Civil War that cost King Charles I his head, cost tens of thousands of Scots their lives and led to Britain's first war on terror.

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1 hour

Last on

Sat 22 Jun 2013 09:00
BBC Two except Scotland


Role Contributor
PresenterNeil Oliver
DirectorTim Niel
ProducerTim Niel
Series ProducerRichard Downes
Executive ProducerNeil McDonald