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What the Victorians Did for Us

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-02-19 22:00:00
Playing God: Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovations. He goes fossil hunting at Lyme Regis, recreates a Victorian seance, and examines devices for waking the dead.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-02-12 22:00:00
Pleasure Seekers: Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovations. He discusses the growth of the leisure industry, from seaside ice cream to music halls and theatres.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-02-05 22:00:00
Making It Big: A look at the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society. This episode examines the successes and failures of Victorian entrepreneurs.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-29 22:00:00
Conquerors: Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovation. He visits Kew Gardens to examine the plants brought back by explorers and demonstrates submarine telegraphy.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-22 22:00:00
Social Progress: Victorian innovations. How the opportunities in employment and education created the middle classes and gave them such luxuries as their own toilets.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-17 18:00:00
Crime and Punishment: Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society. In this programme, the world of crime and retribution.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-15 22:00:00
Rule Makers: Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society. A look at how the Victorians defined a range of standards.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-10 18:30:00
Playing God: Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovations. He goes fossil hunting at Lyme Regis, recreates a Victorian seance, and examines devices for waking the dead.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2009-01-08 22:00:00
Speed Merchants: Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society. This edition focuses on the Victorian obsession with speed.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2008-09-09 10:30:00
Birth of Cinema: Adam Hart-Davis tells how advances in chemistry enabled photography to replace painting as the main visual medium in Victorian Britain.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2008-09-09 09:30:00
Birth of Cinema: Adam Hart-Davis tells how advances in chemistry enabled photography to replace painting as the main visual medium in Victorian Britain.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2008-09-04 10:30:00
Buried Alive: Adam Hart-Davis reveals the extraordinary contraptions Victorians devised to guard against being buried alive.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2008-09-04 09:30:00
Buried Alive: Adam Hart-Davis reveals the extraordinary contraptions Victorians devised to guard against being buried alive.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2008-05-09 20:00:00
Pleasure Seekers: Adam Hart-Davis visits Blackpool and Scotland to discover just how the Victorian leisure industry catered for the working classes and upper classes.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2007-11-24 12:45:00
Adam Hart-Davis tells how advances in chemistry enabled photography to replace painting as the main visual medium in Victorian Britain. And he shows how Victorian cinema began.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2007-11-22 13:00:00
Crime and Punishment: Adam Hart-Davis plunges into the world of Victorian crime and retribution. He experiences life on the beat as an early policeman and looks at forensic tests.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2007-11-07 11:30:00
Social Progress: Adam Hart-Davis explores how education, public health measures and consumerism improved the lot of many Victorians.

> What the Victorians Did for Us on BBC Two at 2007-11-05 12:00:00
Pleasure Seekers: Adam Hart-Davis visits Blackpool and Scotland to discover just how the Victorian leisure industry catered for the working classes and upper classes.

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