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Warwick History, The South African War, 1899-1902
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in Warwick History (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995, originally published 1993), 31 mins
The development of the Boer republics and their humiliating defeat of British regulars by the use of commando warfare. Kitchener's starvation of thousands of Boer women and children in concentration camps.
in Warwick History (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995, originally published 1993), 31 mins
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Who Killed the Princes in the Tower?
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directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 47 mins
In 1483, the twelve-year-old King Edward V and his younger brother were put into the Tower of London by their uncle, Richard. Weeks later, Richard pronounced himself King. The boys were never seen again. For more than 500 years it has been assumed that Richard killed his nephews in a craven attempt at glory. But,...
directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 47 mins
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Witness to History, U.S. Intervention in Latin America
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produced by Susan Eikov Green, fl. 1988, Guidance Associates, in Witness to History (Mount Kisco, NY: Guidance Associates, 1987), 16 mins
This program looks at the history of U.S.—Latin American affairs from the era of the Monroe Doctrine (1823) through the turn of the century to the 1960s. Archival footage documents many of the events that played a major part in the development of that relationship such as the Spanish-American War and the buildin...
produced by Susan Eikov Green, fl. 1988, Guidance Associates, in Witness to History (Mount Kisco, NY: Guidance Associates, 1987), 16 mins
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World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 5, Greece And Rome
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directed by Taylor Downing, fl. 1998; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1983), 26 mins
The political evolution of Greece and the Greek colonization of the Aegean and Asia Minor. Alexander the Great's victories and subsequent over-shadowing by the empires of the east. The spread of Roman control over Italy, and the beginnings of the Roman Empire. The conquests of Spain, North Africa, Asia Minor, Egyp...
directed by Taylor Downing, fl. 1998; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1983), 26 mins
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World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 14, The Ottoman Empire
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directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 14 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 26 mins
Eight centuries after the Turks emerged from their homeland in the Steppelands of Central Asia, they captured the Byzantine city of Constantinople, changed its name to Istanbul and made it their new capital, which has lasted for four centuries.
directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 14 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 26 mins
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World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 25, The World in Conflict
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directed by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-; produced by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 25 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 26 mins
A three-cornered contest of Liberal Nazi, and Communism for the future of the world, ending with Communist control of China.
directed by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-; produced by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 25 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 26 mins
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World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 26, The Modern World
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directed by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-; produced by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 26 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 34 mins
Postwar reconstruction. East-West conflict grows; the Cold War. Colonial and post colonial wars erupt in southeastern Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Man's major achievements in the sciences and social systems.
directed by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-; produced by John Selwyn Gilbert, 1943-, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 26 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985, originally published 1985), 34 mins
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