The Crown and Us: The Story of the Royals in Australia
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The Crown and Us: The Story of the Royals in Australia

Episode 2 ABC March 10, 2019

History

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A look at the relationship between Australia and the Crown, from 1974 until now. We expose the royal secrets and scandals of the '80s and explore the impact of Princess Diana. ...

A look at the relationship between Australia and the Crown, from 1974 until now. We expose the royal secrets and scandals of the '80s and explore the impact of Princess Diana. Do we need a British monarch as our head of state?

Centenary of Armistice: Stories of the Great War
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Centenary of Armistice: Stories of the Great War

ABC News November 10, 2018

Modern history

History

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On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, the guns of the Western Front fell silent. On the centenary, we look back at the total terror of war and how it ...

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, the guns of the Western Front fell silent. On the centenary, we look back at the total terror of war and how it defined Australia and changed the world forever.

ABC News: Centenary of Armistice
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ABC News: Centenary of Armistice

ABC News November 11, 2018

News and current affairs

Modern history

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Jeremy Fernandez and Kathryn Robinson look back at the events of the day as we mark the Centenary of the Armistice. Plus, a preview of commemorations in Europe ahead of ...

Jeremy Fernandez and Kathryn Robinson look back at the events of the day as we mark the Centenary of the Armistice. Plus, a preview of commemorations in Europe ahead of services in France and Britain.

A Call to Arms: The Liberation of East Timor
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A Call to Arms: The Liberation of East Timor

ABC September 21, 2019

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

History

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The liberation of East Timor pushed Australia and Indonesia to the brink of confrontation, but diplomacy and a peacekeeping mission led to the birth of a nation. Twenty years ...

The liberation of East Timor pushed Australia and Indonesia to the brink of confrontation, but diplomacy and a peacekeeping mission led to the birth of a nation. Twenty years on, we talk to those involved about the lasting legacy.

A Deadly Warning: Srebrenica Revisited
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A Deadly Warning: Srebrenica Revisited

BBC World News July 18, 2015

History

Modern history

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

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Journalist Myriam Francois-Cerrah, travels to Bosnia, to mark the 20th anniversary of the worst atrocity in Europe since World War II.

Journalist Myriam Francois-Cerrah, travels to Bosnia, to mark the 20th anniversary of the worst atrocity in Europe since World War II.

The Road From Christ To Constantine
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The Road From Christ To Constantine

Episode 4 The History Channel December 9, 2016

Religious studies

Ancient history

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A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was ...

A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was born and grew from a small movement called 'The Way' to its place as the official religion of the Roman Empire. Join author and distinguished history professor Jonathan Phillips of Royal Holloway, University of London, as he takes viewers on a captivating adventure to the very places where Christianity began, through four centuries and seven countries in the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe.

AB TEST
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AB TEST

Clip from 7.30

Ancient history

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Verdun's muddy terrain and trenches
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Verdun's muddy terrain and trenches

Clip from Apocalypse Verdun: The Illusion

Modern history

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Colourised archival footage and a French officer's diary reveal the muddy conditions of Verdun's wasteland.

Colourised archival footage and a French officer's diary reveal the muddy conditions of Verdun's wasteland.

How Vietnamese migrants value education
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How Vietnamese migrants value education

Clip from The Making Of Modern Australia

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Helen Hyunh explains how the children of Vietnamese children were raised to value education highly and had a role in translating English for their parents.

Helen Hyunh explains how the children of Vietnamese children were raised to value education highly and had a role in translating English for their parents.

Artillery barrage and PTSD at Verdun
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Artillery barrage and PTSD at Verdun

Clip from Apocalypse Verdun: The Illusion

Modern history

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A French doctor's diary describes the psychological impact of bombing on soldiers and archival footage reveals PTSD suffered by casualties.

A French doctor's diary describes the psychological impact of bombing on soldiers and archival footage reveals PTSD suffered by casualties.

The legacy of Australian racism
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The legacy of Australian racism

Clip from 7.30

Modern history

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Christos Tsiolkas, author of The Slap and Barracuda, discusses the legacy of racism in Colonial nations like Australia.

Christos Tsiolkas, author of The Slap and Barracuda, discusses the legacy of racism in Colonial nations like Australia.

Mysterious Inca accounting and mathematics
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Mysterious Inca accounting and mathematics

Clip from The Time Compass

History

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With such a huge empire the Incas needed to keep accounts - but their methods were mysterious and similar to modern computing.

With such a huge empire the Incas needed to keep accounts - but their methods were mysterious and similar to modern computing.

Machu Picchu and Incan architecture
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Machu Picchu and Incan architecture

Clip from The Time Compass

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The Incas were amazing architects and constructed temples and buildings that have survived thousands of years.

The Incas were amazing architects and constructed temples and buildings that have survived thousands of years.

Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition
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Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition

Clip from Behind the News Special

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Behind The News reveals how and why Douglas Mawson sought to explore Antarctica, describing the journey, challenges and achievement.

Behind The News reveals how and why Douglas Mawson sought to explore Antarctica, describing the journey, challenges and achievement.

Who were the Incas?
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Who were the Incas?

Clip from The Time Compass

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A brief animated history of the Incas, where they lived and the civilisations that went before them including the Nazcas.

A brief animated history of the Incas, where they lived and the civilisations that went before them including the Nazcas.

Establishment of the Inca Empire
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Establishment of the Inca Empire

Clip from The Time Compass

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The origins, mythologies and beliefs of the Incas

The origins, mythologies and beliefs of the Incas

Byzantine Empire: a religious melting pot
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Byzantine Empire: a religious melting pot

Clip from The Time Compass

History

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How did the Byzantine Empire thrive after rome fell? It's geography and open society played a big part.

How did the Byzantine Empire thrive after rome fell? It's geography and open society played a big part.

The Crusades and the fall of Constantinople
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The Crusades and the fall of Constantinople

Clip from The Time Compass

History

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The fascinating story of why The Crusades began and the eventual fall of Constantinople, becoming Istanbul.

The fascinating story of why The Crusades began and the eventual fall of Constantinople, becoming Istanbul.