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Biography, Peter the Great: The Tyrant Reformer
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produced by Thomas Fuchs, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 48 mins
Towering over his countrymen, literally and figuratively, he virtually single-handedly modernized his immense nation. From 1696 to 1725, he ruled Russia with an iron hand, and his life and legacy have captivated generation after generation ever since.
produced by Thomas Fuchs, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 48 mins
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Cold War and Beyond, 3, Vietnam, Nixon, Carter 1968-1979
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directed by Jim Thebaut; produced by Jim Thebaut, in Cold War and Beyond, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2003), 30 mins
Follows the US struggle to reach a consensus concerning American involvement in Vietnam, the efforts of Kissinger and Nixon, and the presidency of Carter, and the heightened conflict in Third World countries.
directed by Jim Thebaut; produced by Jim Thebaut, in Cold War and Beyond, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2003), 30 mins
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written by Sir Austen Henry Layard, 1817-1894, 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 , 5 page(s)
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written by Sir Austen Henry Layard, 1817-1894, 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) (05 May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 6 page(s)
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Conquerors, Season 1, Episode 8, Napoleon's Greatest Victory
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directed by Scott Paddor, in Conquerors, Season 1, Episode 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
Focuses on the greatest battles ever fought and the men who won them. Brings the terrifying rumble of the tanks and deadly arrows of conquest to life. Traveling the globe and spanning two millennia, this program features diary entries, interviews with scholars, and historical re-enactment to examine the strategies...
directed by Scott Paddor, in Conquerors, Season 1, Episode 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
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Cosmonauts, Episode 1, How Russia Won the Space Race, Episode 1
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directed by Michael Lachmann; produced by Michael Lachmann, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Cosmonauts, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
When, in July 1969, Neil Armstrong made one giant leap for mankind, America went down in popular history as the winner of the space race. But the real space pioneers of the 20th century were the Soviets. Between 1961 and 1966, they realized a number of spectacular historical achievements, including the first man a...
directed by Michael Lachmann; produced by Michael Lachmann, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Cosmonauts, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
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Flashbacks, Episode 32
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Flashbacks (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 5 mins
This video, produced by World Wide Entertainment, is about the Vietnam War and its lasting effects.
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Flashbacks (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 5 mins
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Freedom to Hate
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produced by Ray Errol Errol (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994, originally published 1993), 1 hour 7 mins
Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ray Errol Fox took extraordinary personal risks documenting the new form of anti-Semitism emerging in the former Soviet Union. While Russian anti-Semitism has been a constant in that country's troubled history, it has been unleashed with disturbing virulence by the nationalist movement, "...
produced by Ray Errol Errol (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994, originally published 1993), 1 hour 7 mins
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Glasnost Film Festival, Volume 10, The Trial (Part Two)
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directed by Igor Belyaev, fl. 1988; produced by American-Soviet Film Initiative, Citizen Exchange Council, Gosteleradio and Sovexportfilm, in Glasnost Film Festival, Volume 10 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1988), 1 hour 1 mins
The Glasnost Film Festival is a collection featuring 22 Soviet documentary films produced or released in the beginning of the "Glasnost Era" -- 1987-1988. These films definitively document the dramatic cultural and political changes that led to the demise of the Soviet Union in 1991. Volume 10 - The Trial-II, 55 m...
directed by Igor Belyaev, fl. 1988; produced by American-Soviet Film Initiative, Citizen Exchange Council, Gosteleradio and Sovexportfilm, in Glasnost Film Festival, Volume 10 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1988), 1 hour 1 mins
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Greats, Episode 13
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produced by Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011 and Merran Williams, in Greats (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 24 mins
Luciano Pavarotti: Luciano Pavarotti is better known for his soaring voice, but in 2001 The UN high commission for Refugees awarded him the Nansen Medal, recognizing that he’d raised more money for refugees than any other individual Rudyard Kipling: Rudyard Kipling, England's most distinguished modern poet, achi...
produced by Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011 and Merran Williams, in Greats (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 24 mins
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