Empire Of The Tsars: Romanov Russia

September 2016

S1 Ep3 - The Road To Revolution

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The Road To Revolution - Lucy Worsley concludes her history of the Romanov dynasty by investigating how the family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century. The years between 1825 and 1918 were bloody and traumatic, a period when four tsar...

S1 Ep2 - The Age Of Extremes

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The Age of Extremes - Lucy Worsley examines the extraordinary reign of Catherine the Great, and the traumatic conflict with Napoleonic France that provdes the setting for the novel War and Peace. She begins in the 18th century, when the great palace...
August 2016

S1 Ep1 - Reinventing Russia

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Reinventing Russia - The Romanovs were the most powerful monarchs since the Middle Ages, wielding absolute power into the 20th century. Their demise was shocking and brutal, yet for most they are distant, barely understood figures. Lucy Worsley appl...