Bringing Britain's rich history to life, Simon Schama's unique storytelling describes the triumphs and trials of the monarchy, the effects of warring religions, the expansion of the empire and the decline of Britain as a world power. The story begins around 3000 BC and concludes in 2000. This DVD features the complete 15-part epic BBC series, presented on six DVDs in special edition packaging.
Two interviews with Simon Schama plus satellite link with Mark Wilson
Three original music pieces from the programme
Behind the scenes footage
One hour BBC Four Simon Schama lecture
The History Of Britain advert/promo
Schama biography (text)