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1) The Celts (1999)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Documents the Hallstatt and La Tène period Celts. Discusses the history, values, and lifestyle of their socie...
umd:10678
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program provides an examination of the conflict between Native American groups and scientists, historian...
umd:10692
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program explores the many similarities among Native American nations, including a profound respect for n...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses Viking influences in England and Scotland and Viking explorations and trade. Covers the establishme...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Beginning with Homer's account of the Trojan War, this program re-creates the Greek world to provide insight ...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
India, a rich amalgam of cultures and religions, bears the imprint of many civilizations. Beginning with the ...
umd:10689
Digital collection: Films@UM
Studies the effects of Viking aggressions on the history of Europe, their attacks upon the Church, their art ...
umd:10691
Digital collection: Films@UM
From their ascension to power in the 13th century to the unconditional surrender of Japan at the end of World...
umd:10758
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program spotlights 33 works of Chinese art seldom ever seen outside of the National Palace Museum. Inclu...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Describes the history, art, and religious significance of Byzantium, its attempts to restore the Roman Empire...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Visits the remains of Caesarea, where students from the University of Maryland at College Park and other U.S....
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12) The Classical age (1980)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Surveys the accomplishments of the Greek classical age, between 500 B.C. and the death of Alexander. Discusse...
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13) The Greek beginning (1980)
Digital collection: Films@UM
An introduction to Greece and the Greeks, covering the period from the Mycenaean Age in 1300 B.C. to the deat...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Provides a portrait of Cortez and the 'New World' as seen by the exploring Spaniards, and of the civilization...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and e...
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16) Ancient Britons (1996)
Digital collection: Films@UM
In this program, experts explore the history of the British Isles from the ice age of 30,000 years ago to pre...
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17) The Mayans (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
The most advanced of the pre-Hispanic peoples of Central America, the Mayans rose to great prominence, only t...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Scholars discuss the unification of Europe under the Romans, the military structure and tactics that allowed ...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
A survey of the sites of ancient Greek theaters.
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Utilizing the well-preserved theatre at Epidauros, this film identifies the physical parts of the acting spac...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Reveals life in the Qin Dynasty, under China's first emperor, Shi Huangdi, circa. 221 B.C. Historians, archae...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Introduces the principal Greek and Roman legends, examining the differences between Greek legends, which comb...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Explores Aztec history and culture, including their religious beliefs and agricultural advancements. Provides...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
The fine loess soil of the Yellow River basin quickly established that region as the home of China's earliest...
umd:2011
Digital collection: Films@UM
In the vicinity of Vesuvius discusses how a team of architects and students from the University of Maryland, ...