The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England

Ian Mortimer transports viewers back to Elizabethan England and reveals, in vivid detail, a living, breathing Tudor world. Viewers learn how ordinary Tudor housewives turned plants into medicine, how the middle classes kept themselves clean using linen cloths, how the poor made pottage, how cooks of the rich devised recipes for new ingredients, and how Tudors learned to read and write.

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Brave New WorldJun 14, 2013
1x02: The RichJun 7, 2013
1x01: The Common PeopleMay 31, 2013
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