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The story of Britain through its art and treasure. In the 17th century the people of Britain learned to question everything, resulting in the Civil War. Show more
Michael Wood's portrait of one village across the whole of English history reaches the 14th century, when a terrible famine is followed by the Black Death. Show more
Art historian Helen Rosslyn, whose husband's ancestor built the Rosslyn Chapel, founded in 1446, is the guide on a journey of discovery around an exquisite building. Show more
Often described as Chabrol's masterpiece, this is the study of a psychopathic personality set in a picturesque Perigord town. A girl is stabbed but investigations lead nowhere. Show more