History Documentary hosted by Jeremy Paxman, published by BBC in 2012 - English narration
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Jeremy Paxman traces the story of the greatest empire the world has ever known: the British Empire.
5) Doing Good
In the final part of his personal account of Britain's empire, Jeremy Paxman tells the extraordinary story of how a desire for conquest became a mission to improve the rest of mankind, especially in Africa, and how that mission shaded into an unquestioning belief that Britain could - and should - rule the world. In Central Africa, he travels in the footsteps of David Livingstone who, though a failure as a missionary, became a legendary figure - the patron saint of empire who started a...