BBC History UK - Christmas 2012 (Repost)

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BBC History UK - Christmas 2012 (Repost)

BBC History UK - Christmas 2012
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Ryan Lavelle argues that early medieval England wasn’t the utopia of popular perception.

Claire Holleran investigates shopping in the imperial capital, Rome.

Steven Gunn and Tomasz Gromelski on the mishaps that could befall playing children in the 16th century.

Rob Attar considers whether an ancient people really predicted the end of the world in December 2012.

Alan Forrest reveals how the emperor used the arts to project a favourable image of himself to the French people.

Elizabeth T Hurren describes how paupers’ bodies were dissected for medical research in the 19th century.