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The Victorians : their story in pictures

Author: Julian Birkett; Basil Comely; Jeremy Paxman; 2 Entertain Video (Firm); BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Publisher: [London] : BBC Worldwide : Distributed by 2 entertain Ltd., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers the author's personal take on the most important and influential period of our national past. Using the paintings of the era as the starting point, this title explores themes of family, urban life, industry, empire, and imagination to uncover truths (and explode some myths) about Victorian Britain.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Birkett; Basil Comely; Jeremy Paxman; 2 Entertain Video (Firm); BBC Worldwide Ltd.
OCLC Number: 455941008
Credits: Series producer: Julian Birkett; executive producer: Basil Comely.
Description: 2 videodiscs (DVD) (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: 1. Painting the town --
2. Home sweet home --
3. Having it all --
4. Dreams and nightmares.
Responsibility: written & presented by Jeremy Paxman.

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Offers the author's personal take on the most important and influential period of our national past. Using the paintings of the era as the starting point, this title explores themes of family, urban life, industry, empire, and imagination to uncover truths (and explode some myths) about Victorian Britain.

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