Archaeology: A Secret History

Archaeology: A Secret History

Dr Richard Miles seeks our ancient treasures and explores our relationship with the past.

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BBC Four Archaeology Season

BBC Four Archaeology Season

This programme is part of a BBC Four season exploring our fascination with uncovering the past.

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There are lots of features, articles and quizzes covering archaeology and the treasures that have been uncovered in BBC History’s Archaeology section.

BBC Four: Archaeology at the BBC Collection

BBC Four: Archaeology at the BBC Collection
Archaeology at the BBC is a collection of archaeology programmes from the 1950s to the 1970s. Available online to watch in full.

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Exploring hidden Herculaneum

Dr Richard Miles

"The flickering torch light of the guide reveals glimpses of a long lost world..."