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Series 7

Archaelogy - Digging the Past

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

An exploration of the way archaeology has been presented on television over the past 50 years, from panel show Animal, Vegetable, Mineral?, which made celebrities out of its host Professor Glyn Daniel and resident character Sir Mortimer Wheeler, to Channel 4's contemporary Time Team. With contributions from archaeologists and broadcasters including Professor Barry Cunliffe, Tony Robinson and David Attenborough. Show less

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