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Jeff Morgan in The Roman Invasion of Britain

The Roman Invasion of Britain

2009 NR

Historian Bettany Hughes hosts this penetrating look at ancient Rome's invasion of first-century Britain that pulls in new archeological evidence and research to paint a portrait of violent and spirited conquest -- and impassioned resistance. Highlights include vivid re-enactments of important events, illuminating interviews with modern-day military experts and fascinating profiles of little-known figures.