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TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012
*NEW* MICHAEL WOOD'S STORY OF ENGLAND (MWSE) (TV-PG) (HD)
Visit the English village of Kibworth with Michael Wood as he tells its 2,000-year-old story.
Watch a preview here.
"Peasants' Revolt and the Black Death" (#102)
Follow the story of Kibworth as it reaches the catastrophic 14th century.
SEASON(S): 1 (4 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: a show on hiatus for longer than 12 months - without any news about its future - is assumed to be canceled
DESCRIPTION: (from PBS's press release, April 2012) MICHAEL WOOD'S STORY OF ENGLAND, a unique and enlightening four-part series hosted by historian Michael Wood, relates the 2,000-year-old history of England as seen through the people - not the rulers - of the small town of Kibworth, Leicestershire. Join Wood as he recovers the lost history of the town's first 1,000 years, charts its experiences during centuries of political and social upheaval and addresses its current status as a growing, multicultural village. Producer: Maya Vision International for BBC. Tuesdays, July 3-17, 8:00 p.m. ET