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Armada: The Untold Story, Part 1, Day 1
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directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; produced by Robin Dashwood, 1972-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Armada: The Untold Story, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins
Day 1 is part of the fascinating BBC history series Armada: The Untold Story which looks at how this famous battle changed European history forever.
directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; produced by Robin Dashwood, 1972-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Armada: The Untold Story, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins
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Biography, Emperor Hirohito
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in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1963), 26 mins
This documentary examines the early days of Hirohito's reign through his role in Japan's miraculous post-war resurgence.
in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1963), 26 mins
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Empires, Egypt's Golden Empire
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directed by James Hawes, fl. 1990-2014; produced by Richard Bradley, fl. 1990, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2001, originally published 2001), 2 hours 43 mins
In 1570 B.C., Rome was a marsh, the Acropolis an empty rock, but Egypt was 1,000 years old. The pyramid-builders were gone, yet Egypt still awaited its New Kingdom, an empire forged by conquest and remembered for eons. This documentary comes to life through letters and records evoking the passion and riches of a t...
directed by James Hawes, fl. 1990-2014; produced by Richard Bradley, fl. 1990, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2001, originally published 2001), 2 hours 43 mins
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From Congo to Zaire
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directed by Olivier Moser and Frederic Tadino (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 2 mins
The Congo, the largest country in Central Africa, was granted its independence from Belgium in 1960. This riveting historical documentary, using a wealth of archival material, illustrates how the legacy of colonialism effected modern Congo, led first by Patrice Lumumba, then by General Mobutu for thirty years. Fro...
directed by Olivier Moser and Frederic Tadino (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 2 mins
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Napoleon, 3, Summit of Greatness
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directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 52 mins
This documentary, by David Grubin, is the third in a series of four episodes and witnesses Napoleon conquer most of Europe in a series of brilliant triumphs, including his legendary victory at the Battle of Austerlitz. To sustain his rule, he must keep fighting. But when he invades Spain, he has begun to reach too...
directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 52 mins
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Napoleon, 4, The End
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directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 1 hour
This documentary, by David Grubin, is the last in a series of four episodes and describes Napoleon's downfall, including the invasion and subsequent retreat from Russia, and his final battles, in which all of Europe is arrayed against him. Exiled to Elba, he returns to France after just ten months, only to be defe...
directed by David Grubin, 1944-; produced by David Grubin, 1944-, in Napoleon, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2000, originally published 2000), 1 hour
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Napoleon, Episode 1
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directed by David Barrie, 1964-; presented by Andrew Roberts, 1963-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
2015 marks 200 years since the Battle of Waterloo. This major, three-part series, sheds new light on Napoleon as an extraordinarily gifted military commander and a mesmeric leader whose private life - contrary to popular belief 200 years later - was littered with disappointments and betrayals: not least in relatio...
directed by David Barrie, 1964-; presented by Andrew Roberts, 1963-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
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Napoleon, Episode 2
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directed by David Barrie, 1964-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
2015 marks 200 years since the Battle of Waterloo. This major, three-part series, sheds new light on Napoleon as an extraordinarily gifted military commander and a mesmeric leader whose private life - contrary to popular belief 200 years later - was littered with disappointments and betrayals: not least in relatio...
directed by David Barrie, 1964-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
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Napoleon, Episode 3
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directed by David Barrie, 1964-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
2015 marks 200 years since the Battle of Waterloo. This major, three-part series, sheds new light on Napoleon as an extraordinarily gifted military commander and a mesmeric leader whose private life - contrary to popular belief 200 years later - was littered with disappointments and betrayals: not least in relatio...
directed by David Barrie, 1964-; produced by David Barrie, 1964- and Anna Dangoor, fl. 2005, Back2Back Productions, in Napoleon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
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Search for Destiny, Part 5
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directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 53 mins
Israel gained additional land but multiplied its problems with the addition of a million Palestinian Arabs after the Six Day War of 1967. The Palestinian Liberation Organization under Arafat sought recognition and independence from Israel. Muslim fundamentalists assassinated Egypts Sadat. Iran threw out its hated...
directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 53 mins
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