Bloody Tales

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Bloody Tales

Synopsis

Building on the ratings success of Bloody Tales of the Tower, this spin-off series offers a raft of fresh, new examinations and insights into some of history's bloodiest events but on a far bigger scale and across a much greater landscape. Historian Dr Suzannah Lipscomb and journalist Joe Crowley will again combine their skills to unlock the secrets behind lurid tales of murder, torture, death and incarceration but now theyll be making dramatic revelations not just within the confines of the Tower of London, but all over Europe in Italy, Spain, Scandanavia, Ireland, Holland, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Austria and France.

Episodes

  • Murder

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    Murder: The team looks at three of history's most mysterious murders, including the Princes in the Tower, the death of Attila the Hun and the mafia-style hit on Juan Borgia. (2 of 6)

  • Monsters

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    Monsters: Joe and Suzannah investigate some of history's greatest characters, including how a Hungarian widow who bathed in blood came to be known as the Countess of Dracula. (3 of 6)

  • Avengers

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    Avengers: Joe and Susannah delve into some of history's greatest acts of revenge, asking who killed Mussolini and how an attack on Napoleon helped to shape his political career.

  • Tyrants

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    Tyrants: Historian Dr Suzannah Lipscomb and presenter Joe Crowley investigate the terrible deeds of history's most infamous tyrants, including Emperor Nero and Vlad the Impaler.