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The Story of India 

Michael Wood visits places and interviews experts all over India to cover the great chapters of the subcontinent's history.
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Historian Michael Wood visits places and interviews experts all over India to cover the great chapters of the subcontinent's long and impressive history. These include the racial make-up and the role and origins of great religions, native like Hinduism and Buddhism as well as imported, notably Islam. As well as state-building and international relations, culminating in colonization and road back to unified (albeit in two states) independence. Written by KGF Vissers

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24 August 2007 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Az ötezer éves India See more »

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India

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Even Indians discover themselves
16 February 2009 | by mangesh-soniSee all my reviews

Dear Readers,

I started with the first episode with a little doubt in mind that " how it would be to see my own home through the eyes of others" but no doubt it was excellent.

Michael Woods style of presenting and his vast experience in filming would never distract you throughout the episode, he would travel across the nations to reveal about a subject and research it vastly.

Besides that all the participants behind the scenes were equally complimenting each other in their respective areas. The background score changes with the demand of scene which really is commendable.

Being an Indian, I myself enjoyed the series and a very good experience to know more about my own home. A Must watch.... from me.


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