BRITAIN FROM THE AIR: Building Britain DVD


BRITAIN FROM THE AIR: Building Britain DVD

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Using advance high-definition cameras, this stunning aerial photography film offers unrivalled views from the Ancient Celtic settlements to modern suburbia. With narration from Richard Mervyn through the styles, influences, demands and social impact of ever-changing home design, the cameras tour the length and breadth of Britain showing the remains of Roman villas, the Norman statements of power, Medieval fortified manor houses, the grandeur of the Tudor Age, the Baroque and Neo-Classical traditions to the demands for more homes in the 20th century. See the Tower of London, Longleat, Chatsworth House, Castle Howard and Blenheim Palace to the shaping of Bath, Bristol and Edinburgh and the tower blocks of the 1950s. Here are the great names like Sir Christopher Wren, Sir John Vanbrugh, Robert Adam, Inigo Jones, William Morris and 'Capability' Brown in this fascinating guide to architecture over more than 2,000 years. From the producers of BBC's Wainwright Walks and Railway Walks. Colour DVD, 52 mins.
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ISBN 5017559114053
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