In Search Of History - Ramses the Great (History Channel)
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He was 25 years old when he claimed the double crown of Egypt. By the time he died at age 92, he had transformed his nation and carved out a place in history as one of the most fabled rulers of all time RAMSES THE GREAT. In this definitive program, c...
In Search Of History - Prophecies (History Channel)
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Since the very beginning of time people have attempted to see into the future. From Central African tribes to Native Americans, prophecy has held an esteemed place in cultures around the world. This searching program journeys back thousands of years ...
In Search Of History - Mystic Ruins (History Channel)
Ancient wonders like Stonehenge, Easter Island, Machu Picchu, Chaco Canyon, Jerusalem and the Pyramids still inspire awe. When they were constructed centuries ago, the world was a mysterious and magical place. It was a world that merged new religious...
In Search of History - Cavemen (History Channel)
More than 70,000 years ago, a clan of cave dwellers roamed the cliffs of Le Conte in Southwestern France. They were Neanderthals, distant cousins to modern man. Long synonymous with stupidity and animal savagery, the Neanderthals were thought to have...
In Search Of History - Fountain Of Youth (History Channel)
Why did Ponce de Leon search the ends of the earth and ultimately lose his life in a bid to find the fountain of youth? Travel back to India, considered the source of magical waters of healing, and learn the importance of water mythology to 16th-cent...
In Search Of History - Pueblo Cliffdwellers (History Channel)
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Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, contains some of the earliest surviving dwellings in North America. Over 1,000 years ago Native Americans built sophisticated systems of housing in the canyon. The most elaborate of the nineteen towns was Pueblo Bonito. Foun...
In Search Of History - Forgotten Wars (History Channel)
Reveals exciting and controversial military campaigns that have all but faded from American history--a showdown with Britain that began over a pig; a war in Korea fought in 1871, not 1950; and a U.S. citizen's attempt to seize control of Nicaragua! C...
In Search of History - Dragons (History Channel)
They appear in ancient myths from around the world. The ultimate figure of power and destruction, dragons surely reside only in fairy tales and the pages of novels like The Hobbit. But if this is so, how can we explain the sighting of "dragons" by pe...
In Search Of History - The Plot To Overthrow FDR (History Channel)
A cabal of financiers and industrialists, alarmed by FDR's economic policies in the Depression, plotted to create a fascist state. Their choice of retired Marine General Smedley Butler to lead an army of disgruntled WWI vets proved their undoing. Whe...
In Search of History - Viking Explorers (History Channel)
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mpn: AAE-75290, ean: 0733961752908,
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Scandinavian sagas tell the tales of Leif the Lucky and the Land of Grapes, but are these merely boastful yarns of magical heroes or historical facts? VIKING EXPLORERS investigates the oft-repeated claim that the Vikings landed on America's shores 1,...
In Search of History - Legends of the Werewolves (History Channel)
In European folklore, a werewolf is a man who turns into a wolf at night and devours animal, people and corpses but returns to human form by day. France was particularly beset with reports of werewolves in the 16th century and there were many notable...
In Search of History - Scourge of the Black Death (History Channel)
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mpn: AAE-73120, ean: 9780767085236, isbn: 076708523X,
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Product DescriptionSome people believe it was sent by God to punish the sins of the world. First recognized in 542 AD, the plague swept from Egypt through Asia Minor and Europe on a path of destruction, killing more than 100 million in countless outb...
In Search of History - The Knights Templar (History Channel)
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mpn: unknown, ean: 9780767084970, isbn: 0767084977,
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Their fanatical courage struck terror in their enemies. Their fabulous wealth made them the most powerful men in Europe. Their secret rites inspired rumors of heresy. In the Crusades, these ferocious sword-wielding monks were charged with protecting ...
In Search of History - Hell's Angels (History Channel)
mpn: AAE-73039, ean: 9780767083843, isbn: 0767083849,
Are they romantic figures of rebellion, or traveling, rowdy misfits? Jump on you "hog" and ride along as we reveal the history of this motorcycle club with a punch! From inception by a former pilot from the "Hell's Angels" squadron, to the true incid...