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Empire With Michael Portillo

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1 season availableUnited Kingdom
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Michael Portillo tells the story of how a small island on the edge of Europe built the biggest empire the world has ever seen.

S1 E1: Portillo's Hidden History The British Empire Series 1 Ep 1
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S1 E1: Portillo's Hidden History The British Empire Series 1 Ep 1
46m
Michael visits India, the Jewel in the Crown of Empire. Here he uncovers how the British East India Company built an Empire becoming the world's first multinational corporation.
languages:
English
subtitles:
English

1. Portillo's Hidden History The British Empire Series 1 Ep 1

Michael visits India, the Jewel in the Crown of Empire. Here he uncovers how the British East India Company built an Empire becoming the world's first multinational corporation.
46m
Available until 9 January 2021

2. Portillo's Hidden History The British Empire Series 1 Ep 2

Michael travels to the Empire's Caribbean capital, Jamaica, to uncover how Britain amassed the wealth to conquer the world.
46m
Available until 9 January 2021

3. Portillo's Hidden History The British Empire Series 1 Ep 3

Michael travels to South Africa to explore how the lure of riches led Britain into barbaric wars, dividing the country along racial lines with devastating consequences.
45m
Available until 9 January 2021