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14 - 18 - The Noise And The Fury DVD

French documentary about the First World War. Told almost entirely through colourised and restored archive footage, the film is based around the first-hand testimonies of frontline soldiers and also includes commentary from expert historians...

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Ancient Rome - The Rise And Fall Of An Empire DVD

Big budget, six episode BBC drama about the Roman Empire starring popular British actors. Focusing on the known history of the 500 year Roman Empire rather than fictionalising it, this drama-documentary dissects the most written about of historic periods. 500 years are covered in six episodes by focusing on key turning points for the empire...

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Ancient Worlds DVD

All six episodes of the BBC ancient history documentary series presented by archaeologist and historian Richard Miles. The series looks at the origins of human civilisation, culture and society, from the first cities of Mesopotamia to the Christianisation of the Roman Empire...

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Andrew Marrs - History Of The World DVD

The BBC's political commentator, Andrew Marr journeys across the globe to present this eight-part series tracing humanity's history over 70,000 years. Alongside re-enactments and state-of-the-art CGI, the series charts the major events in the story of mankind's development, from its earliest beginnings in Africa through to the position of dominance it holds today. The episodes are: 'Survival', 'Age of Empire', 'The Word and the Sword', ..

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Auschwitz - The Nazis & The Final Solution DVD

60 years after liberation, the astonishing story of the most horrific single place on the planet is finally unveiled.... AUSCHWITZ THE NAZIS & THE FINAL SOLUTION This is the definitive screen history of the evolution of Auschwitz, how it fitted into the Nazis' plan for the conquest of the East and how scarcely a country in Europe was untouched by its existence. Recognising the horror is not enough. this series reveals how and why the Na..

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Chasing Mummies - 3 Disc Collection DVD

When it comes to digging up ancient treasures, legendary Egyptologist Dr. Zahi Hawass leaves other archaeologists in the dust. History cameras follow closely as he and his cadre of young archaeologists unearth new finds, from incredible mummies to, perhaps, Cleopatra's tomb. It's a whirlwind tour, with the man who holds the keys to Egypt's greatest antiquities and rules his world like a modern day pharaoh. Unfiltered, entertaining, exci..

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Civilisation - The Complete Series Blu-Ray

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

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Civilisation - The Complete Series DVD

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

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Civilisations Blu-Ray

This genre-defining series explores the history of civilisation through the prism of art. Great masterpieces are brought closer and made clearer than ever before, from Cambodia's majestic Angkor Wat temple to Michelangelo's exquisite Basilica of St Peter. Inspired by Kenneth Clark's groundbreaking series, it's an epic story of passion and struggle, introducing a new generation to classic works created across the continents. Civilisation..

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Civilisations DVD

Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga present this nine-part BBC series which looks at the history of art across the world. The episodes are: 'The Second Moment of Creation', 'How Do We Look?', 'The Eye of Faith', 'Picturing Paradise', 'The Triumph of Art', 'First Contact', 'Radiance', 'The Cult of Progress' and 'The Vital Spark'...

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Heroes Of World War II - Volume 5 DVD

Heroes of World War II provides mini biographies of some of the greatest military leaders of the twentieth century. This final volume in the series provides a brief tribute to the airmen from Tuskeegee, the first black airmen, details of some of the Medal of Honour winners, America's highest award for bravery and a special documentary on the Nuremberg trials where the leading Nazis were brought to justice...

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Narrow Escapes Of WWII DVD

Collection of documentaries that tell the true stories of daring escapes during World War II. The programmes included are: 'The Amiens Raid', 'The Doolittle Raid', 'Wingate and the Chindits', 'The Black Battalion', 'Lucky Laycock's Escape from Crete', 'Manstein's Retreat' and 'The Siege of Kohima'...

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Normans DVD

Three-part BBC historical documentary series presented by Professor Robert Bartlett. The series explores how the Normans developed from a band of marauding Vikings into the mighty warriors who conquered England in 1066, becoming a formidable force of Christian knights and warriors whose legacy lives on to this day...

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Special Forces Black Ops DVD

Collection of documentaries exploring memorable 'Black Ops' special forces operations. The programmes included are: 'City Under Siege', 'Operation Thunderbolt', 'Taking Down Bin Laden' and 'Operation Certain Death'...

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The Nazis - A Warning From History DVD

The Nazis - A Warning From History exposes the popular myths surrounding the rise and fall of the Third Reich. The series explores how the Nazis came to power, how they ruled, how they treated their occupied territories and, above all, how a cultured nation could be responsible for such acts of inhumanity. Through compelling interviews and archive film and records, the series paints an astonishing and often unpalatable picture of Nazi r..

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Their Finest Hour Collection (5 Documentaries) DVD

Collection of five documentaries about World War II from a British perspective. The titles are: 'Spitfire Pilot', 'Pilots of the Battle of Britain', 'Aircraft of the Battle of Britain', 'Opposing Genuis' and 'Civilian War'...

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Time To Remember DVD

The TV series Time To Remember was a benchmark in documentary-making. Originally produced in the 1960s, it touched on all aspects of life in the first half of the twentieth century using British Pathe's unique blend of political, social and cultural history. This revised BBC version re-interprets the material thematically in 12 episodes, while retaining the enduring charm of the original series and narration by celebrated actors, includ..

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World War One Centenary Collection (9 Documentaries) DVD

This 9-disc box set marks the centenary of World War One, reflecting upon different aspects of the conflict through breath-taking dramatic reconstructions, historical interpretation, original archive footage and eye-witness accounts. The Great War Diaries. 14 Diaries of the Great War. Royal Cousins at War. I Was There - The Great War Interviews. Churchill's First World War. The World's War. Our World War. Kate Adie's Women of World War ..

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WWI Film Collection (4 Docmetaries) DVD

Collection of films made by the Deutsche Film-Aktiengesellschaft (DEFA) capturing the pain, suffering and misery of the First World War. The films are: 'The Kaiser's Lackey', 'The Girls in Gingham', 'Farewell' and 'When Martin Was Fourteen'...

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