Medieval Dead

April 2019
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Galloglass: Warlords of Ireland (S3E4)

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These Norse-Gaelic clans settled in medieval Ireland and battled Norman invaders. Artefacts and bones from the era shed light on the Galloglass.
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Galloglass: Warlords of Ireland (S3E4)

3.0 1 x
These Norse-Gaelic clans settled in medieval Ireland and battled Norman invaders. Artefacts and bones from the era shed light on the Galloglass.
1:00:00

The Swords of Castillon (S3E3)

3.0 8 x
Preserved swords from the Battle of Castillon in 1453 have been found on a river bank. What can these weapons tell us about the end of the Hundred Years War?
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The Swords of Castillon (S3E3)

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Preserved swords from the Battle of Castillon in 1453 have been found on a river bank. What can these weapons tell us about the end of the Hundred Years War?
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Conditierre: Italian Dogs of War (S3E2)

4.0 2 x
Discover what forensic research and archaeology can tell us about the condottieri, Italian mercenary leaders who operated during the Renaissance.
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Crusaders of Vadum Jakob (S3E1)

3.0 1 x
The siege of Vadum Jacob in 1179 saw Muslim forces overcome the Knights Templar. Now, forensic analysis of the battleground can shed light on this conquest.
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The Fortress of Montesegur (S2E3)

4.0 2 x
Our crack team travel to France to investigate the massacre of hundreds of Cathars in 1244. History is brought alive through intricate skeletal analysis.
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The Warrior of Jannakkala (S2E2)

3.0 4 x
A medieval warrior's skeleton is found in Finland and his swords suggest a link between Christians and Pagans. What can bone analysis tell us? Find out.
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The Warrior of Jannakkala (S2E2)

4.0 2 x
A medieval warrior's skeleton is found in Finland and his swords suggest a link between Christians and Pagans. What can bone analysis tell us? Find out.
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The Skeleton of Lewes (S2E1)

3.0 3 x
Carbon dating of a skeleton found in East Sussex suggests the bones are from the Norman era. Did this mysterious medieval man fight at the Battle of Hastings?
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