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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1, Kim Il Sung
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...
directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3, Benito Mussolini
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins

Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...

directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5, Francisco Franco
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins

Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...

directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6, Idi Amin
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...
directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Draft Memo by J. L. A. Simmons re: Troop Movements, Undated
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
Two heavily edited handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons discussing how many days it would take an invading force to travel to the Danube River, cross the river, and cross the Balkans.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
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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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Engineering an Empire, Episode 9, Britain: Blood and Steel
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directed by Kristen Gray, fl. 2003; presented by Peter Weller, 1947-; produced by Kristen Gray, fl. 2003, Kralyevich Productions, in Engineering an Empire, Episode 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
The engineering and/or architectural feats that were characteristic of some of the greatest societies on this planet. At its pinnacle, the British Empire spanned every continent and covered one quarter of the Earth's land mass.
directed by Kristen Gray, fl. 2003; presented by Peter Weller, 1947-; produced by Kristen Gray, fl. 2003, Kralyevich Productions, in Engineering an Empire, Episode 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Expense Note, Undated
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One-page handwritten note with a torn left edge lists 'Coat,' 'Cab,' 'Lunch,' and 'Cab' with numbers.
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Extract from Letter of Colonel Lennox dated, Rustehak 15, May, 1877
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
Two handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons, extracted from a letter by Colonel Lennox, discussing the amount of Turkish government stores and contracts for future supplies.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
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Extract of Letter Received on 12/1/77 by Sir Lintorn Simmons - Dated Bucharest 23rd December 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 5 page(s)
Five handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons summarizing a letter he received from an informant in Bucharest. The summary discusses railway construction from Odessa to Jessy, detailed logistics of transporting Russian troops by rail and the logistics of crossing the Danube River.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 5 page(s)
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