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Empires, 1, Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites: By the Rivers of Babylon
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directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites tells the epic story of the Jews and the creation of the world's first and most profoundly influential monotheistic religion. The stories of the patriarch Abraham, the liberator Moses, the poet-king David and his son Solomon all come to life in the dramatic tale of loss...
directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
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Empires, 2, Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites: The Book and the Sword
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directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites tells the epic story of the Jews and the creation of the world's first and most profoundly influential monotheistic religion. The stories of the patriarch Abraham, the liberator Moses, the poet-king David and his son Solomon all come to life in the dramatic tale of loss...
directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
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Empires, 3, Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites: The End of Days
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directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites tells the epic story of the Jews and the creation of the world's first and most profoundly influential monotheistic religion. The stories of the patriarch Abraham, the liberator Moses, the poet-king David and his son Solomon all come to life in the dramatic tale of loss...
directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
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Empires, 4, Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites: The Gifts of the Jews
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directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites tells the epic story of the Jews and the creation of the world's first and most profoundly influential monotheistic religion. The stories of the patriarch Abraham, the liberator Moses, the poet-king David and his son Solomon all come to life in the dramatic tale of loss...
directed by Jack Combs; produced by Carl Byker, in Empires, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 55 mins
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Empires, The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization
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directed by Cassian Harrison; produced by Anthony Geffen, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1999, originally published 1999), 2 hours 43 mins
Dramatic storytelling and state-of-the-art computer animation re-create Classical Greece of the 4th and 5th centuries, B.C, founder of modern science, politics, warfare, philosophy, and source of breathtaking art and architecture. This dazzling production charts the rise, triumph, and eventual decline of the world...
directed by Cassian Harrison; produced by Anthony Geffen, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1999, originally published 1999), 2 hours 43 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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Empires, Martin Luther: The Reluctant Revolutionary
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directed by Cassian Harrison; produced by Cassian Harrison, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2002, originally published 2002), 2 hours 3 mins
When an obscure monk named Martin Luther nailed 95 Theses - 95 stinging rebukes - attacking the mighty Catholic Church, and its head, Pope Leo X to the door of Wittenberg Cathedral he unleashed a tornado. It was a hurricane of violence and revolution that raged across Europe, and changed the face of a continent fo...
directed by Cassian Harrison; produced by Cassian Harrison, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2002, originally published 2002), 2 hours 3 mins
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Empires, Peter and Paul and the Christian Revolution
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directed by Margaret Koval; produced by Ron Devillier, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2002, originally published 2002), 1 hour 50 mins
Two millennia ago, in the Roman province of Judea, Jesus was crucified by imperial troops. Thousands before him had suffered the same fate. But unlike his predecessors on the cross, Jesus did not drop from history. Instead, his memory was kept alive by a small band of Jews -- men and women who held fast to their c...
directed by Margaret Koval; produced by Ron Devillier, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2002, originally published 2002), 1 hour 50 mins
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Empires, Japan: Memories of a Secret Empire
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directed by Lyn Goldfarb; produced by Ron Devillier, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 2 hours 47 mins
Commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans—all were part of a Japanese renaissance between the 16th and 19th centuries when Japan went from chaos and violence to a land of ritual refinement and peace. But stability came at a price: for nearly 250 years, Japan was a land...
directed by Lyn Goldfarb; produced by Ron Devillier, in Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003, originally published 2003), 2 hours 47 mins
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The Patronage of Cosimo De Medici
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produced by Justin Hardy; in Medici: Birth of a Dynasty, Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service), 8 mins
Cosimo gives this space to artists and writers to develop new ideas that are outside the orthodoxy of the Catholic Church. Art is really where it’s happening, art and sculpture and architecture are pushing forward the boundaries of what is possible to actually do.
produced by Justin Hardy; in Medici: Birth of a Dynasty, Empires (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service), 8 mins
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