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In Search of History, Roman Roads: Paths To Empire
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produced by Paola Di Florio, fl. 1994 and Richard Jones, fl. 2006, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 43 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Romans engineered a stone-paved highway system encompassing 50,000 miles and sprawling across thr...
produced by Paola Di Florio, fl. 1994 and Richard Jones, fl. 2006, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 43 mins
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In Search of History, Rome's Eternal Wonders
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produced by Paola Di Florio, fl. 1994 and Linda Fuller, fl. 1993, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 43 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Built to attest to the power and glory of Rome, the ancient monuments often hide a rocky past. Bu...
produced by Paola Di Florio, fl. 1994 and Linda Fuller, fl. 1993, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 43 mins
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In Search of History, China's Boxer Rebellion
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produced by Bud Wiser, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 43 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. In 1997, Britain ceded control of Hong Kong to China completing the Boxer Rebellion's goal of nearl...
produced by Bud Wiser, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 43 mins
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In Search of History, Egypt's Great Queen
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produced by Greg Goldman, fl. 1979 and Wayne Gray, fl. 1995, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
While Egyptian women engaged in trade and owned property, only a few held power as consorts to kings. But then there was Hatshepsut, who took the title of pharaoh when acting as her stepson's regent. Statues of her as bearded king and her unique tomb reveal vast power; but rivals vowed to erase her from history. W...
produced by Greg Goldman, fl. 1979 and Wayne Gray, fl. 1995, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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In Search of History, England's Great Wall
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produced by Martin Gillam, fl. 1990, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 43 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Stretching roughly 80 miles across northern England, Hadrian's Wall split the country in two, servi...
produced by Martin Gillam, fl. 1990, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 43 mins
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In Search of History, Frankenstein
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produced by Truusje Kushner, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Was Dr. Frankenstein born from novelist Mary Shelley's mind, or based in reality as some investigat...
produced by Truusje Kushner, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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In Search of History, Last Rites: Death Ceremonies
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produced by Thomas Fuchs, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 2 hours 1 mins
Mankind’s oldest rituals involve death. From simple burial to the months-long process of mummification perfected by the ancient Egyptians, the ways we deal with death offer a window into the soul of humanity. LAST RITES is a revealing look at the ways different societies around the world and throughout history h...
produced by Thomas Fuchs, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 2 hours 1 mins
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In Search of History, Lost Colony of Roanoke
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produced by Tom Jennings, 1961-, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
It was supposed to be the first permanent English settlement in the New World. It became one of the most enduring, tantalizing mysteries in American history. In 1587, a ship with 117 English men, women and children arrived in what is now the Outer Banks of North Carolina to start the first British colony in the N...
produced by Tom Jennings, 1961-, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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In Search of History, Oracle at Delphi
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produced by Catherine Ward, fl. 1998-2005 and Henry Schipper, fl. 1990-2016, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Cradled by Mt. Parnassos and a valley of olive groves, Delphi was the sacred area where Zeus' two...
produced by Catherine Ward, fl. 1998-2005 and Henry Schipper, fl. 1990-2016, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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In Search of History, Pyramids of Giza
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directed by Lisa Bourgoujian; produced by Lisa Bourgoujian, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
By the Old Kingdom's 4th Dynasty, Egyptians expressed their profound concerns for the afterlife in towering monuments for the God-Kings. Journey to Giza, where Khufu built the Great Pyramid and his successors the two smaller pyramids and the enigmatic Great Sphinx, to probe the mysteries of their construction and...
directed by Lisa Bourgoujian; produced by Lisa Bourgoujian, Greystone Communications, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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