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1066: A Year to Conquer England

Synopsis
Three part drama-documentary series about the events of 1066 presented by Dan Snow, who paints a picture of the events leading up to the battle of Hastings, events which saw the Anglo-Saxon world swept aside, the dominance of the Vikings halted and the beginnings of the Norman ascendancy which would determine the future of Britain.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2017
Notes
DVD available from Acorn Media; download available from BBC Store
Subjects
History
Keywords
history of Britain; Norman conquest; Battle of Hastings; William the Conqueror

Credits

Contributor
Dan Snow

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£19.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
180 minutes
Year
2017

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

Name

Acorn Media UK

Email
customerservices@acorndvd.com
Web
http://www.acorndvd.com/ External site opens in new window
Fax
020 7627 250
Address
55 Drury Lane
London
WC2B 5SQ
Notes
Founded in 1997, Acorn specialises in distributing archival television programmes, predominantly licensed from the BBC and ITV. Sale on DVD and Blu-Ray, in Region 2 PAL format, direct and via retail outlets.

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