The Power of the Past

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Episode 3 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

Archaeologist Richard Miles presents a series charting the history of the breakthroughs and watersheds in our long quest to understand our ancient past. He shows how 20th-century attention turned from civilisation and kings to the search for the common man against a background of science and competing political ideologies.

Credits

Presenter
Richard Miles
Series Producer
Cameron Balbirnie
Executive Producer
Eamon Hardy
Producer
Nicola Seare
Director
Nicola Seare

Broadcasts

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