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Thomas Blake Glover

Episode 4 of 4

Neil Oliver travels to Japan to uncover the extraordinary story of Thomas Blake Glover. Blending adventure with commerce, Glover was a rogue trader who helped rebel samurai clans overthrow the shogun and lay the foundations for one of the most aggressive and powerful economies in the world.

58 minutes

Last on

Mon 27 Jul 2020 13:30

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Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:07

    Jerry Goldsmith

    Theme from Basic Instinct

  • 00:41

    Transformers Soundtrack - Him, George Doering

    Arrival To Earth

  • 00:53

    Ólafur Arnalds

    Þú Ert Sólin


Role Contributor
Presenter Neil Oliver
Producer Sarah Barclay
Director Sarah Barclay
Series Producer Richard Downes
Director Tim Niel