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Empire

Synopsis
Jeremy Paxman presents this five part documentary series exploring the influence the British Empire still has over modern Britain. The series traces its historical rise and fall, whilst revealing its lasting effect on British people’s shared consciousness and culture.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Subjects
History; Politics & government
Keywords
British Empire; United Kingdom

Credits

Contributor
Jeremy Paxman

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£24.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
290 minutes
Year
2014

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

Name

2 Entertain Video

Email
DVDenquiryline@bbc.com
Web
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Phone
020 7612 3000
Fax
020 7612 3003
Address
BBC Worldwide
33 Foley Street
London
W1W 7TL
Notes
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