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Hitler's Bodyguard
Robert Powell, narrator. Jonathan Martin & Philip Nugus, directors.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961835492 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48666
 
How did Hitler survive more than 40 assassination attempts—some by his own generals? Using captured SS documents and eyewitness interviews, this fascinating documentary series (originally seen on ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $79.99 Sale Price: $19.98 You Save: $60.01
Icons of Power: Wrath of the Tsar; Madness of Henry VIII; Napoleon's Final Battle; Empress of Ambition
Don Campbell & Doug Schultz, directors.
Studio: National Geographic.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Letterbox.
UPC: 727994930198.  Daedalus Item Code: 58361
 
Their tremendous power matched only by their colossal flaws, four monarchs are individually profiled in this set, which features commentary by historians and dramatic reenactments. Depicted at ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $64.99 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $55.01
Killer Queens
Rory McGrath, host.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 066805310416.  Daedalus Item Code: 58433
 
Women are every bit as capable as men of ruling with an iron hand, as you will discover in this intriguing, six-part documentary hosted by comedian Rory McGrath. Spanning 16 centuries, this series ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $34.98 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $27.00
The King Speaks
Laurence Fox, narrator. David Barrie, director.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 066805310782.  Daedalus Item Code: 58420
 
Until recently—with the release of the Academy Award–winning film, The King's Speech—very few were privy to the true story of George VI. Known as "the reluctant King," he inherited the throne ... (Read More)
 
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London Life in the 1930s, 50s & 60s
Christopher Ashman, Charlotte Thompson & Lady Munby, narrators.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: 3 DVDs.
UPC: 066805311697.  Daedalus Item Code: 58435
 
From the perspective of the nation's capital, rare archival films tell the stories of three turbulent and fascinating decades in British history. London in the 1930s was both the heart of the British ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $24.98 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $18.00
London's East End: 1900s–1970s
Stephen Bray & Don McCorkindale, narrators.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 066805311703.  Daedalus Item Code: 58436
 
In 1900, the riches of the British Empire arrive at London's East End docks on a constant stream of ships inhabited by a densely populated, close-knit community of Cockneys and immigrants defined by ... (Read More)
 
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London's War During WWII
David Riley, narrator. Andrew Gray, director.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 066805311727.  Daedalus Item Code: 58437
 
In 1939, the impending war transforms Londoners' lives: petrol rationing empties the streets, lights are blacked out, and children are evacuated to the countryside. Then, in September 1940, the ... (Read More)
 
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Operation Market Garden—Arnhem: Battle of the Woods
Tom Dormer, Tim Saunders, Mike Peters, Jo Hook, John Greenacre, Richard Hone & Bob Hilton.
Studio: Pen & Sword Digital.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 5060247620282.  Daedalus Item Code: 58180
 
With a team of some of the best Arnhem experts, author John Waddy (a veteran company commander in Britain's 156th Parachute Battalion) takes the viewer to the ground where the 4th British Parachute ... (Read More)
 
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Operation Market Garden—Nijmegen
Tom Dormer, Tim Saunders, Mike Peters, Jo Hook, John Greenacre & Richard Hone.
Studio: Pen & Sword Digital.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 5060247620138.  Daedalus Item Code: 58183
 
Following the earlier film in the Market Garden series on the story of Hell's Highway, the series reaches the battle to seize the great bridges over two of Europe's largest waterways: the Maas and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $32.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $25.97
Reader's Digest: WWII in the Pacific: Live Action Collection
John Ford, director.
Studio: Questar.   Format: 6 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 033937081163.  Daedalus Item Code: 48610
 
From the events leading up to Pearl Harbor to the dropping of the atomic bombs, this comprehensive, 12-hour documentary series from 2010 chronicles all of the pivotal World War II events in the ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $49.99 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $40.01
Scenic Walks Around the World: Historic Pathways
Reader's Digest.
Studio: Questar.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 33937081187.  Daedalus Item Code: 58308
 
This set of two high-definition documentaries takes viewers to places of remarkable scenery and rich cultural history. The first program visits the Peruvian forests, mountain passes, and stunning ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $34.99 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $28.01
Secrets of Ancient Egypt
Bo Landin, Christopher Hale & David Barrie, directors.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 054961211791 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48676
 
What does King Tut's DNA reveal about his dynasty? If the Egyptians held animals sacred, why were half a million mummified hawks found in a single grave? How did Egypt develop a civilization in the ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $49.99 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $42.01
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