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Provocative two-part documentary in which Dan Snow blows the lid on the traditional Anglo-centric view of history and reveals how the Irish saved Britain from cultural oblivion during the Dark Ages.

He follows in the footsteps of Ireland's earliest missionaries as they venture through treacherous barbarian territory to bring literacy and technology to the future nations of Scotland and England.

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1 hour

Last on

Mon 26 Feb 2018 23:00


Role Contributor
PresenterDan Snow
ProducerSteven Clarke
DirectorSteven Clarke
Executive ProducerPaul McGuigan
Executive ProducerDetlef Siebert