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The Birth of Empire: The East India Company

Dan Snow travels through India in the footsteps of the company that revolutionised the British lifestyle and laid the foundations of today's global trading systems.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom BBC Two (2014 - 2014)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Travel History
Episodes ordered: 2 episodes

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Episode 2

Episode 1x02; May 7, 2014

Dan Snow traces the rise and fall of the East India Company, and reveals how the British government controlled the East India Company and helped it to create an empire.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x02: Episode 2May 7, 2014
1x01: Episode 1Apr 30, 2014
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