First series are concentrated on a different historical period per programme: Roman and Anglo-Saxon, Medieval, Tudor, Stuarts, Georgian and Victorian.
There was a one off special called The Worst Christmas Jobs in History.
Second series is concentrated on particular job settings, namely: Urban, Royal, Industrial, Maritime and Rural.
Some of the more repulsive or dangerous jobs included chimney sweep, executioner, leech collector, Plague burier, rat-catcher, leather tanner, gong farmer and sin-eater.
Watch the full documentary now (playlist from Youtube)
- The Worst Christmas Jobs in History
- The Nazis, A Warning From History
- Racism: A History
- An Islamic History of Europe
- The Bloody History of Communism