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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)
 
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Inside the Court of Henry VIII
Samuel West, narrator. Peter Chin, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887024990.  Daedalus Item Code: 59481
 
The best-known—and one of the most notorious—of England's kings, Henry VIII projected an image of Renaissance splendor, even though the man himself was governed by paranoia, cruelty, and lust. This ... (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)
 
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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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Marines in the Pacific: From Hell to Victory

Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 628261097692.  Daedalus Item Code: 68057
 
This set vividly documents the unforgettable true stories of the young men who answered a call of duty to face the toughest opponent in America's history: the Empire of Japan. Told by the veterans ... (Read More)
 
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The Roosevelts—An Intimate History: A Film by Ken Burns
Peter Coyote, narrator. Ken Burns, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 7 DVDs, boxed Widescreen.
UPC: 841887021579.  Daedalus Item Code: 49443
 
This groundbreaking series chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, weaving their individual stories into a single narrative. The seven-part, 14-hour program follows this ... (Read More)
 
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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)
 
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The Shape of the World
Patrick Stewart, narrator.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961822492.  Daedalus Item Code: 58650
 
Maps are more than directional instruments; as narrator Patrick Stewart explains, these visual guides also define the limits of power, point the way to valuable resources, and trace the constantly ... (Read More)
 
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Tales from the Royal Wardrobe
Lucy Worsley, host.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887023306.  Daedalus Item Code: 59482
 
From Queen Elizabeth I to the present Queen Elizabeth II, royal fashion has always been as much about politics as it is about style. In this 2015 BBC documentary, Lucy Worsley—a historian and a ... (Read More)
 
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Titanic: Band of Courage

Studio: MPI Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 030306720296.  Daedalus Item Code: 58692
 
The true story of the Titanic disaster exceeds any screenwriter's imagination, and few tales are more deserving of remembrance than the harrowing, heartbreaking one of the ship's band; knowing ... (Read More)
 
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War Stories
Arthur Dodd, Pierre Lalande, Ian Bell, Claire Hollingworth, George Millar, Mark Hyatt & others.
Studio: HBO.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 026359184727.  Daedalus Item Code: 58210
 
Nazi hunters. Special operations specialists. Secret agents. Interspersed with archival footage, this gripping, "first person" documentary series consists of interviews with these and other heroic ... (Read More)
 
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