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A look at how archeologists are beginning to reveal the true early history of Britain.

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Francis focuses his attention on the Anglo-Saxon Invasion. He argues that the huge political changes that took place in Britain at the time were caused by a shifting of allegiances.
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The Dark Ages may have been a time when Britain enjoyed a resurgence in native culture.
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Francis Pryor tells the story of Roman Britain from the perspective of the native Britons.

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