Episode number 18 of Series “The World: A Television History”.
This episode examines the period of European history covering 1500 - 1800. At this time, Europe entered the race to travel the seas for commodities such as spices and the conquering of far-off lands. Portugal entered this race, also trading in another commodity - slavery.
How to watch
In ACMI's collection
Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Explorers
History → Europe - History - 18th century
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)