The Somme's Secret Weapon: A Time Team Special

9:00pm Thursday, April 14 on

Tony Robinson joins a dig in France to investigate the Livens Flame Projector: a terrifying British weapon that may have been used to fire burning oil at the Germans in the Battle of the Somme.

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