The Grandeur That Was Rome: 1. The Skeleton of an Empire

 

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Description:

First transmitted in 1960, Sir Mortimer Wheeler embarks on an epic journey from Britain to Africa to examine the legacy of one of history

 

Channel: BBC (Archive)

First Air Date: 13 May 1960

Duration: 30 mins

 

Collection: Archaeology at the BBC (23 programmes)

A collection of programmes charting the BBC's first ventures into archaeology programming, dating back to the 1950s, available online to watch in full.

 

 

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