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Africa's Great Civilizations
Henry Louis Gates Jr., host.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031547.  Daedalus Item Code: 79160
 
Here Henry Louis Gates Jr. surveys Africa, a breathtaking personal journey through 200,000 years of history, from the origins of art, writing, and civilization itself, through more recent centuries ... (Read More)
 
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The American Civil War: Beyond the Battlefields

Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 3 Blu-Ray & DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 628261131693.  Daedalus Item Code: 68757
 
Discussions of the American Civil War often revolve around the decisions that determined the outcome of such battles as Gettysburg and Appomattox, yet some of the war's most momentous events occurred ... (Read More)
 
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American Experience—The Race Underground
Michael Murphy, narrator. Michael Rossi, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031714.  Daedalus Item Code: 79150
 
In the late 19th century, America's teeming cities grew increasingly congested, and the time had come to replace the nostalgic horse-drawn trolleys with a faster, safer, and more efficient form of ... (Read More)
 
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Assault on Normandy—Gold Beach: Battle for the Beaches
Tom Dormer, Richard Hone, Tim Saunders, Andrew Duff, Tim Stoneman & Andy Johnson.
Studio: Pen & Sword Digital.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 5060247620367.  Daedalus Item Code: 68449
 
Taking over command of 21st Army Group for D-Day, General Bernard Montgomery ambitiously added Gold Beach to their itinerary. The payoff was considerable, as Monty and some veteran brigades were ... (Read More)
 
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Balaclava 1854—The Charge of the Light Brigade: The History of Warfare
Brian Blessed, narrator.
Studio: Allegro.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 723721142261.  Daedalus Item Code: 68656
 
Sometimes considered to be the first "world war," the 1854–56 Crimean War pitted British, French, and Ottoman forces against the Russian empire. Part of an extended siege of a Russian fortress at ... (Read More)
 
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Battlefield Diaries
Harry Prichett, narrator.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 014381433029 .  Daedalus Item Code: 78352
 
So much of military history is about massive troop movements and epic battles, that we find this firsthand view of warfare particularly intriguing. Combining archival footage and contemporary ... (Read More)
 
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Civil War Battlefields: Embossed Tin

Studio: Timeless Media Group.   Format: 2 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 011301683939.  Daedalus Item Code: 78217
 
Perhaps even more than most conflicts, the American Civil War is defined and remembered by the towns and regions where its battles were fought; this two-disc set takes a closer look at some of these ... (Read More)
 
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Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War
Tom Hanks & Marina Goldman. Ken Burns & Artemis Joukowsky III, directors.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887029704.  Daedalus Item Code: 69615
 
In 1939, Minister Waitstill Sharp and his wife Martha left their children in the care of their Wellesley, Massachusetts, parish, and set out for Europe to help Jews, refugees, and dissidents escape ... (Read More)
 
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Guerrilla—The Taking of Patty Hearst: Expanded Director's Cut
Robert Stone, director.
Studio: Docurama.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 767685973837.  Daedalus Item Code: 68432
 
In 1974, Patty Hearst was abducted by the radical leftist Symbionese Liberation Army, who stipulated that they would release the heiress only after a food distribution system for the poor had been ... (Read More)
 
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Hell Below
Ian Herring, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031288.  Daedalus Item Code: 79157
 
Some of the most dramatic battles of World War II occurred beneath the waves, as Allied and Axis submarines fought for control of the seas. Using expert commentary, archival footage, and tense, ... (Read More)
 
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Nazi Hunters

Studio: Music Video Distributors.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 760137523093.  Daedalus Item Code: 78152
 
The 1945 defeat of Germany ended World War II in Europe, but it also marked the beginning of a worldwide quest to bring the top Nazis to justice. Using archival footage, dramatic re-enactments, and ... (Read More)
 
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Our World at War: Before Pearl Harbor: 1931–1941; After Pearl Harbor: 1941–1946; Murder Under the Sun: Japanese War Crimes
Don Horan, director.
Studio: Legend Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 844503002785.  Daedalus Item Code: 68440
 
Using rare archival footage and informed narration, this three-part documentary surveys history's most destructive conflict. Before Pearl Harbor delves into the Axis powers' prewar buildup and ... (Read More)
 
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