Ottomans Vs Christians
51:24

Ottomans Vs Christians: Masters Of The Mediterranean

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel June 22, 2013

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Julian Davison departs the former capitol of the Ottoman Empire, Istanbul, and travels to the site of one of the most extraordinary sieges in European history, the island of Malta.

Julian Davison departs the former capitol of the Ottoman Empire, Istanbul, and travels to the site of one of the most extraordinary sieges in European history, the island of Malta.

Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered
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Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered

SBS March 1, 2015

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What killed King Tutankhamun? Ever since his spectacular tomb was discovered, the boy king has been the most famous pharaoh of all ancient Egypt. But his mysterious death, at ...

What killed King Tutankhamun? Ever since his spectacular tomb was discovered, the boy king has been the most famous pharaoh of all ancient Egypt. But his mysterious death, at just 19 years old, has never been explained. In this special documentary, presenter Dallas Campbell reveals new scientific research and carries out unique experiments to get to the truth.

Ottomans Vs Christians
51:36

Ottomans Vs Christians: Clash Of Civilisations

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel June 29, 2013

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Ottomans Vs Christians recounts the incredible battle of civilisations in the 16th century between the mighty Ottoman Empire, with its capital in Istanbul, and the Christian ...

Ottomans Vs Christians recounts the incredible battle of civilisations in the 16th century between the mighty Ottoman Empire, with its capital in Istanbul, and the Christian empires of Europe led by Spain, Venice, and the Holy League.

Ancient Discoveries
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Ancient Discoveries: Ancient Power

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS2 December 21, 2010

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This is the final part to a three-part documentary series that travels back to the classical world to re-examine their amazingly advanced technology in the areas of weaponry ...

This is the final part to a three-part documentary series that travels back to the classical world to re-examine their amazingly advanced technology in the areas of weaponry and shipping, as well as how these ancient civilizations used and harnessed power. This episode tells the story of power and technology in the ancient world.

Time Scanners
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Time Scanners: St Paul's Cathedral

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC January 31, 2016

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The team uses brand new laser-scanning technology to shed light on the engineering mysteries of London's iconic St Paul's Cathedral. Presented by Dallas Campbell.

The team uses brand new laser-scanning technology to shed light on the engineering mysteries of London's iconic St Paul's Cathedral. Presented by Dallas Campbell.

Time Scanners
53:09

Time Scanners: Petra

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC January 10, 2016

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In this episode the team uses cutting edge laser-scanning technology to unlock the engineering secrets of one of the world's most iconic ancient sites - the desert city of ...

In this episode the team uses cutting edge laser-scanning technology to unlock the engineering secrets of one of the world's most iconic ancient sites - the desert city of Petra in Jordan.

Ottomans Vs Christians
50:14

Ottomans Vs Christians: Empire Builders

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel June 15, 2013

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Ottomans Vs Christians recounts the incredible battle of civilisations in the 16th century between the mighty Ottoman Empire, with its capital in Istanbul, and the Christian ...

Ottomans Vs Christians recounts the incredible battle of civilisations in the 16th century between the mighty Ottoman Empire, with its capital in Istanbul, and the Christian empires of Europe led by Spain, Venice, and the Holy League. Shot in glorious high definition on location at the key landmarks of the struggle for dominance of Europe, presenter Julian Davison takes us on a journey back in time to a world of magnificent galleys laden with riches and merciless pirates who prowled the waters, to spectacular battles and bloodied acts of treachery and revenge.

The Gold Rush: Who, When, Where and Why?
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The Gold Rush: Who, When, Where and Why?

ABC Me April 29, 2020

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How did the Australian gold rush begin in 1851? Who kicked it off? Where did it occur, and why is gold so valuable?

How did the Australian gold rush begin in 1851? Who kicked it off? Where did it occur, and why is gold so valuable?

Convict Kids
5:52

Convict Kids

Episode 1 ABC Me June 3, 2020

Modern history

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In 18th and early 19th-century Britain, transportation as a form of punishment was used to combat the overcrowded prisons. Children as young as seven could be tried as adults ...

In 18th and early 19th-century Britain, transportation as a form of punishment was used to combat the overcrowded prisons. Children as young as seven could be tried as adults and sent to Australia as convicts. Alternative title: History Shorts: Convict Kids: Transportation and the First Fleet.

The Gold Rush
5:20

The Gold Rush

ABC Me May 13, 2020

Modern history

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The democracy all Australians enjoy began at the goldfields, but how? Ronan guides students through the events that led up to the Eureka Stockade at Bakery Hill in Ballarat.

The democracy all Australians enjoy began at the goldfields, but how? Ronan guides students through the events that led up to the Eureka Stockade at Bakery Hill in Ballarat.

Convict Kids
4:01

Convict Kids

Episode 3 ABC Me June 17, 2020

Modern history

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Convict kids in Australia suffered a variety of punishments for even the most minor offences. These punishments ranged from flogging to solitary confinement or work gangs.

Convict kids in Australia suffered a variety of punishments for even the most minor offences. These punishments ranged from flogging to solitary confinement or work gangs.

Exploring the Past
10:28

Exploring the Past: Amba and Women's Work

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me November 18, 2015

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15 year old Amba explores the role of women in the immediate post war years. She talks to her great grandmother Betty, who worked in a food processing factory in Hayes, and ...

15 year old Amba explores the role of women in the immediate post war years. She talks to her great grandmother Betty, who worked in a food processing factory in Hayes, and was paid less than her male fellow workers on the same production line.

The Gold Rush
4:54

The Gold Rush

ABC Me May 6, 2020

Modern history

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Life on the goldfields wasn't as easy as some thought when they arrived off the boats to begin their luck at gold mining!

Life on the goldfields wasn't as easy as some thought when they arrived off the boats to begin their luck at gold mining!

The Gold Rush
5:32

The Gold Rush: Long-Term Impacts

ABC Me May 20, 2020

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The gold rush began just over 60 years after Europeans arrived to Australia, but how did this decade transform the cultural, political, environmental, and economic threads of ...

The gold rush began just over 60 years after Europeans arrived to Australia, but how did this decade transform the cultural, political, environmental, and economic threads of the nation?

Convict Kids
3:22

Convict Kids: Reform and Freedom

Episode 4 ABC Me June 24, 2020

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As a convict kid, once you served your usual sentence of seven or 14 years, you would still have had the majority of your life ahead of you to make a fresh start.

As a convict kid, once you served your usual sentence of seven or 14 years, you would still have had the majority of your life ahead of you to make a fresh start.

The World At War
52:09

The World At War: It's A Lovely Day Tomorrow - Burma, 1942-1944

Season 1 Episode 14 7two January 15, 2012

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The war in Burma was mud and monsoon. Britain's largest army learned to master the jungle and fought the Japanese to a standstill.

The war in Burma was mud and monsoon. Britain's largest army learned to master the jungle and fought the Japanese to a standstill.

Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon
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Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon

SBS December 30, 2018

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On the July 21, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human being to set foot on another world. His historic first step onto the Moon not only signalled a change in human ...

On the July 21, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human being to set foot on another world. His historic first step onto the Moon not only signalled a change in human history, but in his own life as well. This is the untold story of Neil Armstrong, by those who loved, lived and worked with 'the first man on the Moon'.

Exploring the Past
10:02

Exploring the Past: Mitchell and the Mods

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me November 4, 2015

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Six 15-year-olds trace their family histories and find out what life was like in post-war Britain. Through examining changes in society, they discover how their lives are ...

Six 15-year-olds trace their family histories and find out what life was like in post-war Britain. Through examining changes in society, they discover how their lives are connected to the past. Today, Mitchell, from Walsall, interviews his grandmother, Jacki, who was a mod in the 60's. Now aged 75, Jacki re-visits former dance hall Bloxwhich Baths, and reveals her memories of life as a post war teenager, following the fashions of Mary Quant and sporting Vidal Sassoon inspired haircuts.