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Melvyn Bragg on the Legacy of the King James Bible

Duration: 02:04

Many think the modern world is based on secular ideals but Melvyn Bragg argues that it was in fact the King James Version of the Bible that had the greatest impact on everything from English Language and Literature to Western democracy.

Available since: Mon 7 Mar 2011

Credits

Presenter
Melvyn Bragg
Director
Gillian Bancroft
Producer
Melvyn Bragg
Producer
Gillian Bancroft
Writer
Melvyn Bragg

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The King James Bible: The Book That Changed the World

Melvyn Bragg marks the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.

First broadcast: 12 Mar 2011

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