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Never before in the field of human conflict

Advantages: Classic series well presented on blu-ray
Disadvantages: None, as long as you appreciate when the series was made

...This set is currently, released by Network, about £50 on amazon (although I’m sure it was cheaper when I bought it, so shop around). There’s an older Blu-ray release from Fremantle, which carries the subtitle ‘The Ultimate Restored Edition’, but that crop ...

hogsflesh 13.04.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The World at War (Blu-ray)

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Wide ranging, informative, thought-provoking

Advantages: Engaging style, interesting arguments, informative
Disadvantages: Cannot cover everything, possibly offend some sensibilities

...DO YOU GET Simon's Schama's 'A History of Britain' is a 15 part overview of British history, that was first shown on BBC 1 from September 2000. These come in a 6 DVD set, with 3 episodes per DVD, plus a final disc with additional features. These c ...

lobourse 20.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of A Complete History Of Britain (DVD)

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Beaver and canoes: The foundation of Canada!

Advantages: Informative, nice filming, great series
Disadvantages: None

Ray Mears Northern Wilderness is the last series he presented whilst working for the BBC as he's since moved over to ITV. The Northern Wilderness series is made up of 6 60 minute long episodes based in Canada detailing how The Hudson Bay Company and vario ...

dangaroo 27.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Ray Mears - Northern Wilderness (DVD)

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