The Adventure of English: Australian English
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The Adventure of English: Australian English

Clip from The Adventure Of English

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In Australia, English was coloured by a few of the local Aboriginal words - kangaroo, koala, boomerang, barramundi, woomera and

In Australia, English was coloured by a few of the local Aboriginal words - kangaroo, koala, boomerang, barramundi, woomera and

Three brothers killed at Passchendaele
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Three brothers killed at Passchendaele

Clip from Not Forgotten

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The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

How Vietnamese migrants value education
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How Vietnamese migrants value education

Clip from The Making Of Modern Australia

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Helen Hyunh explains how the children of Vietnamese children were raised to value education highly and had a role in translating English for their parents.

Helen Hyunh explains how the children of Vietnamese children were raised to value education highly and had a role in translating English for their parents.

The Last Day of World War I
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The Last Day of World War I

Clip from As It Happened

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Germany surrendered unconditionally to Field Marshall Foch in a rail carriage in Compiegne at 5am on November 11, 1918. But they agree

Germany surrendered unconditionally to Field Marshall Foch in a rail carriage in Compiegne at 5am on November 11, 1918. But they agree

Child miners in the Industrial Revolution
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Child miners in the Industrial Revolution

Clip from The Worst Jobs In History

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Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Meryl Streep's 'typical' family
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Meryl Streep's 'typical' family

Clip from Faces Of America

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Henry Louis Gates Jr meets Meryl Streep to learn about her childhood in rural Pennsylvania and some family stories.

Henry Louis Gates Jr meets Meryl Streep to learn about her childhood in rural Pennsylvania and some family stories.

The deportation of Nancy Prasad from Australia
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The deportation of Nancy Prasad from Australia

Clip from Immigration Nation: The Secret History Of Us

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Charles Perkins takes action to prevent five-year-old Nancy Prasad's deportation to Fiji in 1965.

Charles Perkins takes action to prevent five-year-old Nancy Prasad's deportation to Fiji in 1965.

Rebel army take cover at Kips Bay
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Rebel army take cover at Kips Bay

Clip from America: The Story Of The US

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With an invasion planned by the British Army on Manhattan, the rebel army took cover at Kips Bay.

With an invasion planned by the British Army on Manhattan, the rebel army took cover at Kips Bay.

Pioneers of Love - The right to Marry  Clip  17:30 mins
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Pioneers of Love - The right to Marry Clip 17:30 mins

Clip from Pioneers Of Love

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This clip reviews the role of the Aboriginal Protection Board in Atherton Queensland and the forced removal of indigenous childr

This clip reviews the role of the Aboriginal Protection Board in Atherton Queensland and the forced removal of indigenous childr

English small business in the 1930s
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English small business in the 1930s

Clip from Turn Back Time: The High Street

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A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

Nazis vie for the Caucasus oil reserves
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Nazis vie for the Caucasus oil reserves

Clip from As It Happened

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On 28 June 1942, the German army set out to conquer Russia in a split campaign - one aimed at Stalingrad and the other focusing on the capture of the rich Caucasus oil fields.

On 28 June 1942, the German army set out to conquer Russia in a split campaign - one aimed at Stalingrad and the other focusing on the capture of the rich Caucasus oil fields.

'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI
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'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI

Clip from Horrible Histories

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A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the ...

A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the monarchs prior to the French Revolution.

Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele
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Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele

Clip from Lost In Flanders

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Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

Bronze Age mining conditions
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Bronze Age mining conditions

Clip from Lost Worlds

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Neil Oliver visits an ancient copper mine at Great Orme, Wales, and demonstrates the conditions Bronze Age miners would have worked under.

Neil Oliver visits an ancient copper mine at Great Orme, Wales, and demonstrates the conditions Bronze Age miners would have worked under.

Towers and forts in Iron Age Britain
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Towers and forts in Iron Age Britain

Clip from Lost Worlds

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Neil Oliver visits the Broch of Gurness, the ruins of a tower in Orkney, built around 400 BC, and Tre'r Ceiri hillfort, built in Wales around 200 BC, and contrasts their purposes.

Neil Oliver visits the Broch of Gurness, the ruins of a tower in Orkney, built around 400 BC, and Tre'r Ceiri hillfort, built in Wales around 200 BC, and contrasts their purposes.

Iron sickles mark arrival of Iron Age in Britain
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Iron sickles mark arrival of Iron Age in Britain

Clip from Lost Worlds

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Neil Oliver inspects sickles discovered in Llyn Fawr hoard and observes that an iron tool made with bronzesmith techniques marks a transition between the Bronze and Iron Ages ...

Neil Oliver inspects sickles discovered in Llyn Fawr hoard and observes that an iron tool made with bronzesmith techniques marks a transition between the Bronze and Iron Ages in Wales.

Iron Age agricultural technologies
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Iron Age agricultural technologies

Clip from Lost Worlds

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Neil Oliver visits Butser Ancient Farm in England and demonstrates Iron Age agricultural technologies, including ploughs, storage pits and quern stones.

Neil Oliver visits Butser Ancient Farm in England and demonstrates Iron Age agricultural technologies, including ploughs, storage pits and quern stones.

Celtic art and decorated weapons
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Celtic art and decorated weapons

Clip from Lost Worlds

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Neil Oliver examines the Battersea Shield and Kirkburn Sword as examples of Celtic art in Iron Age Britain.

Neil Oliver examines the Battersea Shield and Kirkburn Sword as examples of Celtic art in Iron Age Britain.