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Come Together

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Richard Miles explores the roots of civilisation. Starting in Uruk, the 'mother of all cities', in southern Iraq, he travels to Syria, Egypt, Anatolia and Greece.

Archaeologist and historian Richard Miles explores the roots of one of the most profound innovations in the human story - civilisation - in the first episode of an epic series that runs from the creation of the first cities in Mesopotamia some 6,000 years ago, to the decline and fall of the Roman Empire.

Starting in Uruk, the 'mother of all cities', in southern Iraq, Richard travels to Syria, Egypt, Anatolia and Greece, tracing the birth and development of technology and culture.

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Wed 9 Mar 2011 22:50

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  • Wed 10 Nov 2010 21:00
  • Fri 12 Nov 2010 00:00
  • Mon 15 Nov 2010 19:30
  • Tue 16 Nov 2010 01:00
  • Tue 18 Jan 2011 01:25
  • Wed 9 Mar 2011 22:50