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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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MLK: The Assassination Tapes
Tom Jennings, director.
Studio: Smithsonian Channel.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 815300010877.  Daedalus Item Code: 58026
 
On April 4, 1968, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was gunned down on the balcony of a hotel in Memphis, Tennessee; the iconic photograph of his aides pointing toward the direction of the gunfire ... (Read More)
 
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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)
 
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The Revolutionary War: Heroes & Battles

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904522061.  Daedalus Item Code: 58009
 
Produced by the award-winning LionHeart FilmWorks, these four features chronicling battles and major events of the Revolutionary War are filled with accurate re-enactments. The four programs include ... (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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War in the Pacific: Collector's Edition

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 683904504852.  Daedalus Item Code: 58197
 
Featuring more than ten hours of vintage film footage, this World War II documentary chronicles—and conveys the tremendous scope of—America's grueling four-year struggle with Japan. The 24 episodes ... (Read More)
 
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