Blood And Gold: The Making Of Spain

April 2017
50:30

S1 Ep3 - Nation

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Nation - Simon explores Spain’s golden age under Philip II through to the Spanish Civil War and dictatorship under Franco, from which Spain has emerged as a modern democratic monarchy. (Part 3 of 3) (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Class. tba) CC
March 2017
51:30

S1 Ep2 - Reconquest

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Reconquest - In a culturally rich three-part series, Simon Sebag Montefiore uncovers the surprising and thrilling history of Spain. 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. (Part 2 of 3) (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Class. tba)
49:35

S1 Ep1 - Conquest

Expired 3.0 19 x
Conquest - The cultures and religions that have shaped the Spain we know today are revealed over the course of a journey through its key cities: Madrid, Granada, Cordoba, Seville and Cartagena. Simon Montefiore tells a story packed with surprises, including some of the great civilisations of the ancient world and its extraordinary characters - from Hannibal to the Inquisition and the rise of the Habsburgs, Napoleon, Franco and beyond. Discover how this is a part of the world where the influence...
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