A History Of Celtic Britain

May 2014

S1 Ep4 - Age Of Romans

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Age of Romans - Neil Oliver concludes his epic journey through ancient British history by focusing on the legacy of the Romans. He digs beneath a London tower block, examines building work from a large stadium, and investigates the remains of an African woman who lived in York 1,800 years ago - evidence of the extraordinary multicultural world of Rome. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Final) G CC
April 2014

S1 Ep3 - Age Of Invasion

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Age of Invasion - In 43 AD, Rome invaded Britain, and everything changed for the British Celtic tribes. Neil Oliver charts the brutal battles that marked the beginning of Roman Britain, discovering evidence of the empire's artillery and its first roads and forts. He examines the rebellion led by Queen Boudicca, which resulted in the deaths of thousands of Romans in St Albans, London and Colchester, and learns more about the creation of Hadrian's Wall. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Part 3 ...

S1 Ep2 - Age Of Warriors

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Age of Warriors - An epic exploration of the Celtic and Roman ages with Neil Oliver. In this episode, the fast growing tribes of Britain turn violent. But out of the fighting something remarkable appears - glorious art and design, as well as magnificent swords of a lavish beauty never seen before. The Celts may never have existed as a genetic people, but as a culture they generated extraordinary riches - Iron Age warriors, druids and the first kings. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Part 2 o...

S1 Ep1 - Age Of Iron

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Age of Iron - An epic exploration of the Celtic and Roman ages as Neil Oliver tells the story of the technical, cultural and political revolutions which formed Britain. Diving for 3,000-year-old treasure and pot-holing through an ancient copper mine, Neil discovers how a golden age of bronze collapsed into social and economic crisis set against a period of sharp climate change. It would eventually be replaced by a new era of iron. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Part 1 of 4) (Rpt) G CC