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Economist Video, Brexit: What Will Happen To Ireland?
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produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2022), 10 mins
The border between Northern Ireland and the Republic is one of the most contentious in the world. But what really divides Ireland? And after Brexit, is Irish unification a real possibility?
produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2022), 10 mins
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The Illuminati
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica), 2 mins
Learn more about the history and origins of the so-called Illuminati.
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica), 2 mins
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Art & Culture, Democracy: And the Discovery of Individual Worth
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Art & Culture (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 51 mins
The short-lived democratic system of Ancient Greece gave way to three major dramatists: Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. This film examines the dramatist culture of Ancient Greece, the role its government played, and the freedom of speech delivered onstage; a brief overview of Greece's early political history...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Art & Culture (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 51 mins
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Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 6, Buddha and Ashoka
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directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 6 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 12 mins
In which John relates a condensed history of India, post-Indus Valley Civilization. John explores Hinduism and the origins of Buddhism. He also gets into the reign of Ashoka, the Buddhist emperor who, in spite of Buddhism's structural disapproval of violence, managed to win a bunch of battles.
directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 6 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 12 mins
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Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 7, 2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius World History
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directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 7 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
In which John introduces you to quite a lot of Chinese history bydiscussing the complicated relationship between the Confucian scholarswho wrote Chinese history and the emperors (and empress) who made it.Included is a brief introduction to all the dynasties in Chinesehistory and an introduction to Confucius and th...
directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 7 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
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Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 11, Christianity from Judaism to Constantine
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directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 11 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
In which John Green teaches you the history of Christianity, from the beginnings of Judaism and the development of monotheism, right up to Paul and how Christianity stormed the Roman Empire in just a few hundred years. Along the way, John will cover Abram/Abraham, the Covenant, the Roman Occupation of Judea, and t...
directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 11 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
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Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 16, Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
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directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 16 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 10 mins
In which John Green teaches you about Sub-Saharan Africa! So, what exactly was going on there? It turns out, it was a lot of trade, converting to Islam, visits from Ibn Battuta, trade, beautiful women, trade, some impressive architecture, and several empires. John not only cover the the West African Malian Empire,...
directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 16 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 10 mins
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Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 22, The Renaissance Was it a Thing?
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directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 22 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
In which John Green teaches you about the European Renaissance. European learning changed the world in the 15th and 16th century, but was it a cultural revolution, or an evolution? We'd argue that any cultural shift that occurs over a couple of hundred years isn't too overwhelming to the people who live through it...
directed by Stan Muller, fl. 2010; presented by John Green, 1977-; produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course World History, Season 1, Episode 22 (Crash Course World History, 2020), 11 mins
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Muranów
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directed by Chen Shelach, fl. 2008; produced by Micha Livne, fl. 2004, New Fund for Cinema and Television (NFCT) (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2020), 1 hour 9 mins
The Muranow neighborhood in Warsaw was a flourishing and important Jewish center. During World War II the neighborhood was turned into the ”Warsaw Ghetto” When the war ended the neighborhood was rebuilt with the rubble of its own destruction Today thousands of Polish live in the green and spacious Muranow, yet...
directed by Chen Shelach, fl. 2008; produced by Micha Livne, fl. 2004, New Fund for Cinema and Television (NFCT) (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2020), 1 hour 9 mins
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, The Reformation
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties.Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of the...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
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