The fascinating history of India and Pakistan

This fascinating BBC history documentary explores the vast melting pot of diverse civilizations, religions, cultures and glorious landscapes that make up the Indian sub-continent.

Join historian Sona Datta as she tells the story of this incredible region, a true wonder of the world.

How have the area’s ancient treasures shaped the region today and influenced the wider world?

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