Michael Wood's Story of England

Premiered July, 2012

In this groundbreaking series, Michael Wood tells the story of one place – the village of Kibworth, Leicestershire – throughout the whole of English history. Located in the very heart of England, Kibworth has lived through the Black Death, the Civil War and the Industrial Revolution and was even bombed in World War II.

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Episodes 4

Video thumbnail: Michael Wood's Story of England The Birth of Modern England

Michael Wood's Story of England

The Birth of Modern England

Track Kibworth’s history from the 17th century to the present.

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The Birth of Modern England

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Video thumbnail: Michael Wood's Story of England The Seeds of Reform

Michael Wood's Story of England

The Seeds of Reform

Kibworth during the Hundred Years’ War, the Reformation and the English Civil War

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The Seeds of Reform

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Video thumbnail: Michael Wood's Story of England Romans to Normans

Michael Wood's Story of England

Romans to Normans

Join historian Michael Wood to recover the lost history of Kibworth’s first thousand years

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Romans to Normans

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Video thumbnail: Michael Wood's Story of England Peasants’ Revolt and the Black Death

Michael Wood's Story of England

Peasants’ Revolt and the Black Death

Follow the village of Kibworth through civil war, famine, and the black death.

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Peasants’ Revolt and the Black Death

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Previews 4

Video thumbnail: Michael Wood's Story of England The Birth of Modern England - Preview

Michael Wood's Story of England

The Birth of Modern England - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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The Birth of Modern England - Preview

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Michael Wood's Story of England

The Seeds of Reform - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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The Seeds of Reform - Preview

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Michael Wood's Story of England

Peasants' Revolt and the Black Death - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Peasants' Revolt and the Black Death - Preview

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Romans to Normans - Preview

Premieres Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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