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“Delightful and informative” —San Francisco Chronicle
See this U.K. broadcast edition with episodes not seen on PBS documenting a 1,500-year history of power, passion and glory.
In this captivating 16-part series, Starkey advances a unifying narrative—the dynamic tension between authoritarian order and rule by consent of the governed—that makes Britain unique among the world’s nations.
An honorary fellow at Cambridge University and a member of London’s Society of Royal Antiquaries, David Starkey (CBE) has taught history at the London School of Economics, written more than a dozen books, and presented many acclaimed television documentaries.
I absolutely love this series!!!! I used to watch it on Netflix when I would start missing Britain and at a very down moment I went to put it on and it had been taken down off... Read morePublished 1 month ago by K. Burke
A good for a friend that is into the kings and queens of England.Published 1 month ago by Jerry A. Katz
Watched it on Netflix and decided I needed to get it for myself. Still love it.Published 4 months ago by Bonnie H.
I have watched this multiple times and it never gets old...pretty funny since its' about historical events and people. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Deena Rae
We enjoyed the series - it contains a LOT of information and we will need to watch it several times!Published 6 months ago by Nancy Svacha
outstanding dvd, if you like English-British history, definately worth getting.Published 7 months ago by Vin Hudson