Never the Same Again (2000)

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  • Featuring

    Peter Jay

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    United Kingdom

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The fourth programme in a six-part series in which Peter Jay investigates human economic history. In this programme, he draws parallels between today's consumer society and that of 18th century Britain, discovering how consumption helped to trigger the Industrial Revolution. He also travels across the Atlantic to see what impact the newly exploited lands of the Americas had on this stage of economic development. Contributors include: Maria Betancourt, Ron Hurst, Steven Burt, David Starkey, Dave Blagrove, Ian Gibson, Roy Palmer and Terry Ashworth.

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