6/6 Archaeologist and historian Richard Miles examines the rise and fall of the Roman Empire.
5/6 Archaeologist and historian Richard Miles examines the phenomenon of the Roman Republic.
4/6 Richard Miles traces the battle-scarred career of Alexander the Great.
3/6 Richard Miles explores the power and the paradox of the 'Greek Thing'.
2/6 Archaeologist Richard Miles looks at the survivors of the great Bronze Age collapse.
1/6 Richard Miles traces the roots of civilisation in Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Anatolia and Greece.