Rebels and Redcoats: How Britain Lost America

  • 2004
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A four-hour history of the American revolution from a British point of view, specifically that of military historian Richard Holmes, who terms it `a bloody civil war' fought mostly for economic reasons as he travels from battlefield to battlefield (his commentary is supplemented by re-creations). A coproduction of BBC Wales, Britain's Granada Television (more…)

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A four-hour history of the American revolution from a British point of view, specifically that of military historian Richard Holmes, who terms it `a bloody civil war' fought mostly for economic reasons as he travels from battlefield to battlefield (his commentary is supplemented by re-creations). A coproduction of BBC Wales, Britain's Granada Television and WGBH in Boston.

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