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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

How the process of building Britain's canals resulted in furthering geological knowledge, as surveyor William Smith created the first geological map of England and Wales. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for years

Travel series. The second leg of Simon Reeve's journey around the Caribbean Sea takes him from the beautiful island of Barbados to St Vincent, Venezuela and Colombia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Director:
Olly Bootle
Producer:
Olly Bootle
Series Producer:
Matt Brandon
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Series looking at American art. Waldemar Januszczak is on the East Coast, where he explores the works of George Bellows, Reginald Mash, Thomas Wilfred and Mark Rothko. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

In the second part of his four-part series, historian David Olusoga explores the business of slavery and remembers the black sailors who fought for Britain at Trafalgar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Producer:
Naomi Austin
Director:
Naomi Austin
Series Producer:
James Van Der Pool
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund

Dr Janina Ramirez looks back at the 14th century, when craftsmen created the Perpendicular Gothic, a new form of architecture that was to be Britain's first cultural style. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nina Ramirez
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Producer:
Paul Tilzey
Director:
Paul Tilzey
Production Manager:
Nicholas Franklin
Production Coordinator:
Grace Brassington

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for years

Travel series. The second leg of Simon Reeve's journey around the Caribbean Sea takes him from the beautiful island of Barbados to St Vincent, Venezuela and Colombia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Director:
Olly Bootle
Producer:
Olly Bootle
Series Producer:
Matt Brandon
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Series looking at American art. Waldemar Januszczak is on the East Coast, where he explores the works of George Bellows, Reginald Mash, Thomas Wilfred and Mark Rothko. Show more

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