Saying goodbye, rites of passage and history
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Saying goodbye, rites of passage and history

Clip from The Indian In The Cupboard

Modern history

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Boohoo Boone asks Omri what will happen when they return home, hoping they will have moved forward in time. Little Bear tells Omri and Patrick about the traditional rite of ...

Boohoo Boone asks Omri what will happen when they return home, hoping they will have moved forward in time. Little Bear tells Omri and Patrick about the traditional rite of passage in Iroquois culture and of the concept of harmony with the world. Before leaving, Little Bear asks Omri of the plight of the Onondaga people, and Omri tells him the truth. The Onondaga are great, but it is not always great for their people.

English small business in the 1930s
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English small business in the 1930s

Clip from Turn Back Time: The High Street

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A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

Omri meets Little Bear of the Iroquois people
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Omri meets Little Bear of the Iroquois people

Clip from The Indian In The Cupboard

Modern history

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After much trepidation, Omri and Little Bear begin to trust each other. Little bear tells Omri he is an Onondaga man of the Iroquois people from 1761, and he knows English ...

After much trepidation, Omri and Little Bear begin to trust each other. Little bear tells Omri he is an Onondaga man of the Iroquois people from 1761, and he knows English because the British used his people to fight the French. Realising the power the key and cupboard hold, Omri transforms a plastic tepee for Little Bear. Little Bear accepts the shelter, although not common to his clan. Omri decides to transform a selection of toys but quickly sees the dangers of being careless.

'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI
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'Historic Wife Swap': Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI

Clip from Horrible Histories

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A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the ...

A satirical segment in which Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI partake in a 'Wife Swap' with a married peasant couple illuminates issues the working class had with the monarchs prior to the French Revolution.

Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s
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Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s

Clip from The Years That Made Us

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Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Australia’s place in the world during the 1930s
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Australia’s place in the world during the 1930s

Clip from The Years That Made Us

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The 1930s saw the Great Depression's decline but saw a rise in reflective fear across Australia.

The 1930s saw the Great Depression's decline but saw a rise in reflective fear across Australia.

English home life in the 1930s
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English home life in the 1930s

Clip from Further Back in Time for Dinner

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As part of a social experiment, a British family head back in time to the 1930s to document what home and family life were like.

As part of a social experiment, a British family head back in time to the 1930s to document what home and family life were like.

Life and displacement
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Life and displacement

Clip from The Indian In The Cupboard

Modern history

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Omri hears his brother's rat as he searches under the floorboards for a missing key. Little Bear volunteers to retrieve the key and brave the escaped rat. Upon retrieval, Omri ...

Omri hears his brother's rat as he searches under the floorboards for a missing key. Little Bear volunteers to retrieve the key and brave the escaped rat. Upon retrieval, Omri sends for Tommy the World War I medic. While Tommy treats Boohoo's wound, Omri realises it's time to let Little Bear and Boohoo Boone return home. Before returning them, Omri tries to transform a figurine into a wife for Little Bear, but Little Bear refuses to let Omri displace her from her family and clan.

American history, massacres and remorse
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American history, massacres and remorse

Clip from The Indian In The Cupboard

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Omri and Patrick discover the cupboard is missing. Omri returns the rat ball in exchange for the cupboard, but the key is gone. Boohoo Boone argues for their future, saying ...

Omri and Patrick discover the cupboard is missing. Omri returns the rat ball in exchange for the cupboard, but the key is gone. Boohoo Boone argues for their future, saying Little Bear needs a family and that it's the dawn of a new century in his town. That night, Omri, Patrick, Little Bear and Booho Boone watch television. Little Bear becomes distressed during a program showing the massacre of Native Americans. Little Bear cares for Boohoo Boone regardless.

Middle class home life in Britain during the 1930s
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Middle class home life in Britain during the 1930s

Clip from Further Back in Time for Dinner

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From homes that promoted a more social family to an increase in recreational spending, the 1930s was a time of change for those in the middle classes.

From homes that promoted a more social family to an increase in recreational spending, the 1930s was a time of change for those in the middle classes.

Space Race
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Space Race: Race For Survival

Season 1 Episode 3 BBC Knowledge May 30, 2011

Science

Design and technologies

Modern history

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Sputnik's success in 1957 encouraged both America and the Soviet Union to redouble their efforts and the hunt for a space man was on. In contrast to the fanfare as NASA was ...

Sputnik's success in 1957 encouraged both America and the Soviet Union to redouble their efforts and the hunt for a space man was on. In contrast to the fanfare as NASA was formed and the first Project Mercury US astronauts were paraded in the USA, Soviet recruitment was so secretive that even those selected had no idea what the mission was.

Dig World War II
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Dig World War II

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS March 1, 2013

history

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In the final episode, Dan Snow travels to Lough Foyle to dive on a Flying Fortress that crashed on its first bombing raid - although the crew miraculously survived. He then ...

In the final episode, Dan Snow travels to Lough Foyle to dive on a Flying Fortress that crashed on its first bombing raid - although the crew miraculously survived. He then heads to the shores of Lough Neagh where, at RAF Cluntoe, pilots and crew were trained for flying missions all over Europe.

The Prime Ministers' National Treasures
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The Prime Ministers' National Treasures: Edmund Barton And The Velvet Soap Ad

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC Me July 27, 2016

Civics and citizenship

Visual arts

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Award-winning cartoonist Warren Brown reveals the emotional lives of Australian prime ministers through 10 objects they used every day or adored.

Award-winning cartoonist Warren Brown reveals the emotional lives of Australian prime ministers through 10 objects they used every day or adored.

The 101 Who Made The Twentieth Century
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The 101 Who Made The Twentieth Century

Episode 4 The History Channel July 26, 2017

Civics and citizenship

Science

Modern history

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From industrialists to adventurers and politicians to entertainers - discover the big personalities that have impacted our world.

From industrialists to adventurers and politicians to entertainers - discover the big personalities that have impacted our world.

The Dust Bowl
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The Dust Bowl: The Great Plow-Up

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 1, 2013

history

Modern history

Earth and environment

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The Dust Bowl is a four-part series by Ken Burns that chronicles the environmental catastrophe that, throughout the 1930s, destroyed the farmlands of the Great Plains, turned ...

The Dust Bowl is a four-part series by Ken Burns that chronicles the environmental catastrophe that, throughout the 1930s, destroyed the farmlands of the Great Plains, turned prairies into deserts, and unleashed a pattern of massive, deadly dust storms that for many seemed to herald the end of the world. It was the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history.

Dig World War II
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Dig World War II

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 22, 2013

history

Modern history

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Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this ...

Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this episode, Dan heads out to sea to hear the story of the Empire Heritage, a cargo ship filled with Sherman Tanks sunk off Malin Head during the Battle of the Atlantic in 1944.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Battle For Caen

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 13, 2013

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, ...

From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and innovative cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

The Dust Bowl
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The Dust Bowl: Reaping The Whirlwind

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS March 15, 2013

history

Modern history

Earth and environment

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As the Great Depression continued into 1935, the inhabitants of the southern Plains also had to contend with 'black blizzards', violent dust storms that wiped out crops and ...

As the Great Depression continued into 1935, the inhabitants of the southern Plains also had to contend with 'black blizzards', violent dust storms that wiped out crops and livestock.