The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill ep. 2
The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill ep. 2
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The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill ep. 2

The second of six episodes following Sam Neill travelling in the wake of Captain Cook around the Pacific, 250 years on from when Cook made his first voyage. This episode sees Sam in New Zealand, a country he calls home. Sam considers not…

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Great British Menu episode 27 2018 – South West – Fish
Great British Menu episode 27 2018

Great British Menu episode 27 2018 – South West – Fish

It is the fish course and with Tom renowned as a fish specialist, all eyes are on him. He is cooking his take on a classic British fish supper in tribute to a charity which looks after the health of local fishermen. Jude…

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Oceans Apart: Art and the Pacific episode 2 – Polynesia
Art and the Pacific episode 2
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Oceans Apart: Art and the Pacific episode 2 – Polynesia

Continuing his exploration of the collision of the West and Pacific culture, James Fox explores how, ever since Captain Cook's voyages 250 years ago, the West has created a myth of Polynesia as paradise and, in doing so, destroyed the riches of indigenous…

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The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill ep. 1
The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill
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The Pacific In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill ep. 1

250 YEARS AFTER Captain James Cook began his epic exploration of the Pacific, Sam Neill journeys in the wake, uncovering stories that resonate from those times on both sides of the beach. Visiting the islands and lands where Cook went and meeting the…

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Romancing the Stone – The Golden Ages of British Sculpture episode 1
Golden Ages of British Sculpture
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Romancing the Stone – The Golden Ages of British Sculpture episode 1

Alastair Sooke reveals the astonishing range of our medieval sculpture, from the imposing masterpieces of our Gothic cathedrals to the playful misericords underneath church stalls.     The Golden Ages of British Sculpture episode 1 - Masons of God   He shows how…

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