The Road From Christ To Constantine
51:59

The Road From Christ To Constantine

Episode 4 The History Channel December 9, 2016

Religious studies

Ancient history

9-10
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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.

Terry Jones: Medieval Lives
28:52

Terry Jones: Medieval Lives: The Outlaw

Season 1 Episode 7 BBC Knowledge March 1, 2010

history

Ancient history

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Unlike the altruistic Robin Hood of legend, outlaws were more likely to rob the poor to give to the rich and remarkably gained a place of respect in society. The poor however ...

Unlike the altruistic Robin Hood of legend, outlaws were more likely to rob the poor to give to the rich and remarkably gained a place of respect in society. The poor however weren't without in this surprisingly litigious time.

Terry Jones: Medieval Lives
28:44

Terry Jones: Medieval Lives: The Monk

Season 1 Episode 2 BBC Knowledge July 24, 2011

history

Ancient history

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Religion was big business in medieval times and many monks took full advantage of this to make lots and lots of money - something that isn't hard if you have a constant stream ...

Religion was big business in medieval times and many monks took full advantage of this to make lots and lots of money - something that isn't hard if you have a constant stream of devoted worshippers.

A History Of Ancient Britain
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A History Of Ancient Britain: Age Of Bronze

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS January 29, 2012

history

Ancient history

9-10
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Neil Oliver continues his epic tour through Britain's distant past with the arrival of metals from Europe. The first swords appear and warriors challenge the shaman class. A ...

Neil Oliver continues his epic tour through Britain's distant past with the arrival of metals from Europe. The first swords appear and warriors challenge the shaman class. A social revolution ushers in a new age of social mobility, international trade, and village life. And after thousands of years, Stonehenge is abandoned.

Lost Worlds
54:59

Lost Worlds: A History Of Celtic Britain - Age Of Iron

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 5, 2012

History

Ancient history

9-10
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Archaeologist and historian Neil Oliver returns to continue his epic story of how Britain and its people came to be, from the height of the Bronze Age through to the age of ...

Archaeologist and historian Neil Oliver returns to continue his epic story of how Britain and its people came to be, from the height of the Bronze Age through to the age of Iron, the Celts and the first kings to the age of Rome.

Lost Worlds
51:50

Lost Worlds: The Destiny of Rome: Octavian, Antony and Cleopatra

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 23, 2011

History

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Following the death of Caesar, Marc Antony and Octavian both laid claim to the Emperor's political heritage. At the Battle of Philippi, Marc Antony and Octavian fought back ...

Following the death of Caesar, Marc Antony and Octavian both laid claim to the Emperor's political heritage. At the Battle of Philippi, Marc Antony and Octavian fought back their joint enemies to assert their right to Caesar's throne.

A History Of Ancient Britain
51:36

A History Of Ancient Britain: Age Of Cosmology

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS January 22, 2012

history

Ancient history

9-10
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Neil Oliver continues his journey through the world of Ancient Britain as he encounters an age of cosmological priests and some of the greatest monuments of the Stone Age - ...

Neil Oliver continues his journey through the world of Ancient Britain as he encounters an age of cosmological priests and some of the greatest monuments of the Stone Age - including Stonehenge. This is a time of elite travellers, who were inventing the very idea of Heaven itself.

The Pharaohs Who Built Egypt
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The Pharaohs Who Built Egypt

Episode 2 BBC Knowledge July 23, 2011

Design and technologies

Ancient history

9-10
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This is the amazing story of the technological breakthroughs that made possible awe-inspiring temples, pyramids, dams and military forts. With custom designed CGI, see Egypt ...

This is the amazing story of the technological breakthroughs that made possible awe-inspiring temples, pyramids, dams and military forts. With custom designed CGI, see Egypt dismantled piece by piece to reveal how it was put together.

Treasures of Ancient Egypt
51:37

Treasures of Ancient Egypt: The Golden Age

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS September 21, 2014

history

Ancient history

9-10
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In this epic, visually stunning adventure through Ancient Egypt, journalist and art critic Alastair Sooke follows on from his hit series Treasures of Ancient Rome, tracking ...

In this epic, visually stunning adventure through Ancient Egypt, journalist and art critic Alastair Sooke follows on from his hit series Treasures of Ancient Rome, tracking down the treasures of the longest-lasting civilization in history and uncovering the true story of their rise and fall throughout the ages.

Alexander's Lost World
49:07

Alexander's Lost World: Explorations On An Ancient Sea

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 20, 2014

history

Ancient history

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This series follows photojournalist and director David Adams on an epic journey into one of the most dangerous places on earth uncovering the history buried here. ...

This series follows photojournalist and director David Adams on an epic journey into one of the most dangerous places on earth uncovering the history buried here. Inaccessible, ravaged by war, filmmakers have not dared journey into its realm until now. Amidst the small mountain towns and ruins of rural Afghanistan is the land of the mighty River Oxus. This was the final frontier of Alexander the Greats vast Empire.

Twilight Of Civilisations
52:50

Twilight Of Civilisations: Angkor - The Sunken Kingdom

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 12, 2014

history

Ancient history

9-10
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This two-part series investigates the downfall of Ancient Egypt during the Old Kingdom and the rise and fall of Angkor's Kingdom in Cambodia.

This two-part series investigates the downfall of Ancient Egypt during the Old Kingdom and the rise and fall of Angkor's Kingdom in Cambodia.

Empires Of Stone
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Empires Of Stone

The History Channel December 19, 2010

Design and technologies

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The ruins of the Colosseum are nearly 2000 years old. What it looked like in its heyday and how the spectacular entertainments were staged are mysteries to the modern visitor.

The ruins of the Colosseum are nearly 2000 years old. What it looked like in its heyday and how the spectacular entertainments were staged are mysteries to the modern visitor.

Lost Worlds
52:06

Lost Worlds: Civilisations: The Way Of Eternity

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 October 26, 2010

History

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
For 3000 years after the construction of the first pyramid, Egypt was a land of prosperity largely thanks to the mighty Nile River. The Way Of Eternity reveals the development ...

For 3000 years after the construction of the first pyramid, Egypt was a land of prosperity largely thanks to the mighty Nile River. The Way Of Eternity reveals the development of this impressive civilisation and its relationship with its principal source of life.

Lost Worlds
51:45

Lost Worlds: The Bible Unearthed: The Exodus

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 April 26, 2011

History

Ancient history

9-10
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This video has closed captioning
The archaeological and historical investigation continues in Egypt where, according to the biblical text, the descendents of Abraham were already installed, including the ...

The archaeological and historical investigation continues in Egypt where, according to the biblical text, the descendents of Abraham were already installed, including the leaders Joseph and Moses. Moses liberates the Hebrews from slavery before leading them out of Egypt - called the Exodus - and towards the 'Promised Land'.

Egypt's Golden Empire
54:38

Egypt's Golden Empire: The Warrior Pharaohs

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel September 18, 2013

history

Ancient history

7-8
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In 1560 B.C., when Rome was still a marsh and the Acropolis was an empty rock, Egypt was already 1000 years old. Although the period of the pyramid-builders was long over, ...

In 1560 B.C., when Rome was still a marsh and the Acropolis was an empty rock, Egypt was already 1000 years old. Although the period of the pyramid-builders was long over, Egypt lay on the threshold of its greatest age. Led by a dynasty of rich personalities, we present the most extraordinary period in Egyptian history when the Egyptian Empire reached its zenith. This series reveals the dreams of the Pharaohs and ordinary citizens who created the first great empire in history.

Lost Kingdoms of South America
53:59

Lost Kingdoms of South America: Lands of Gold

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 13, 2013

history

Ancient history

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Through the mountains and jungles of Colombia, archaeologist Dr Jago Cooper goes in search of the truth behind one of the greatest stories ever told: the legend of El Dorado.

Through the mountains and jungles of Colombia, archaeologist Dr Jago Cooper goes in search of the truth behind one of the greatest stories ever told: the legend of El Dorado.

Bog Bodies
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Bog Bodies

Episode 7 SBS July 9, 2017

History

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In 1950, three Danish farmers came across a grizzly find: a body, buried in a peat bog. It was a murder that took place over 2000 years ago. The victim was named Tollund Man, ...

In 1950, three Danish farmers came across a grizzly find: a body, buried in a peat bog. It was a murder that took place over 2000 years ago. The victim was named Tollund Man, and is a Bog Body, a naturally mummified corpse buried in a peat bog during Europe's Iron Age. From Ireland to Russia, hundreds of Bog Bodies have been discovered in these soggy environments on the margins of civilisation.

The Ancient Life
45:27

The Ancient Life: Beneath The Great Pyramid

Episode 1 The History Channel September 16, 2016

History

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Join host Brit Eaton as he travels thousands of years back in time, exploring the monuments of Giza and journeys down the magnificent Nile.

Join host Brit Eaton as he travels thousands of years back in time, exploring the monuments of Giza and journeys down the magnificent Nile.