The Story Of India

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Original run: 24 Aug 2007 – 28 Sep 2007

Country of origin: UK

Genre: History

Network: BBC TWO UK

Watched by: 19 of 689 447 0%

Total running time: 6 hours

Episode duration: 60 minutes

IMDB rating: 8.6 of 10 973 rating: 7.786 of 10 96

MyShows rating: 4.29 of 5 7


Michael Wood journeys through the Indian subcontinent, tracing the incredible richness and diversity of its peoples, cultures, and landscapes.

For over two millennia, India has been at the center of world history. But how did India come to be? What is India? These are the big questions behind this intrepid journey around the contemporary subcontinent. In this landmark series, historian and acclaimed writer Michael Wood embarks on a dazzling and exciting expedition through today's India, looking to the present for clues to her past, and to the past for clues to her future. The journey takes the viewer through majestic landscapes and reveals some of the greatest monuments and artistic treasures on Earth.

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