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Simon uncovers the truth about Spain's hero El Cid. He also investigates the horror of the Spanish Inquisition and in the process discovers an unsettling story about one of his own ancestors.

59 minutes

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Presenter Simon Sebag Montefiore
Series Producer Marion Milne
Executive Producer Mike Smith

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