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Secrets d'histoire
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Secrets d'histoire

With the help of commentary, archive images and expert contributions, "Secrets d'histoire" clarifies the life and the sometimes surprising background of a character that left a mark on History.

Presented by: Stéphane Bern.

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Pedro II, the last emperor of Brazil

The last emperor of Brazil, Pedro II reigned from 1931 to 1889. Timid and discreet, he was also a modern and humanist sovereign who did everything possible to abolish slavery. From the gold-laden libraries of Rio de Janeiro to the imperial palace of Petrópolis, Stéphane Bern retraces his remarkable destiny.

Presented by: Stéphane Bern.