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The Industrial Revolution

Duration: 06:25

Andrew Marr tells the story of Britain’s Industrial Revolution. He explores the context and triggers, the inventions and innovations that powered the revolution, He also looks at the important economic, political and social consequences.

Available since: Thu 20 Dec 2012

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Andrew Marr's History of the World Learning Zone

Andrew Marr explores ten key events which have helped to shape our modern world.

First broadcast: 12 Dec 2012

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