The sheer breadth and variety of cultures discussed makes this a valuable general introductory tool. The scenery is breath-taking! Experience the lives of the legendary heroes as they are rediscovered in the ruins of this ancient Mediterranean world.
Africa and Tibet on Vol. Learn the ruthless military tactics and weapons technology of these all-powerful rulers and discover how the building of the Great Wall would unify that nation. Original location cinematography in 25 countries takes you from Cuzco in Peru to Petra in Jordan.
This episode explores a genuine Shangri-la and its struggle to survive in a hostile contemporary world.
Consider, for example, that several episodes do not hesitate to make a comment on the sexual practices of the culture under discussion when relevant. The Inca - Secrets of the Ancestors Witness the conquest of an Inca ruler at the pinnacle of his power. Religion is not the focus of the series.
It covered a huge amount of material in an acceptable, if not always outstanding, manner. Rome - The Ultimate Empire Enter the Colosseum alongside the gladiators and their foes as they prepare for battle. Never before could you get so close to Africa a history denied of history!
We watch the tapes every year as a review. Greece - A Moment of Excellence Enter the extraordinary lives of the classical Greeks at the height of their civilization. The series does not confine its self to "Lost" civilizations, so I suspect the title was more a product of the marketing department.
Go back to the dawn of civilization, following clues that lead to the Garden of Eden Ancient Egypt - Quest for Immortality Discover the enduring legacy of the pharaohs in the magnificent riches of their tombs and among the fragile relics of their mummies.
Tibet - The End of Time Follow the tale of glory and tragedy as a young boythe reincarnation of the Tibetan God-Kingwitnesses the collapse of a timeless culture. For years, this legacy has been deniedonly now can the true story be revealed. This episode reveals Maya culture at its peakwhile its cities matched the sophistication and power of those in Europe in ADthis civilization declined suddenly a century laterleaving behind questions and enigmas.
Aegean - Legacy of Atlantis Follow the trail of clues that lead from the ancient myths of the Aegean world to their real-life counterparts.
The Bible is one of the most ancient and reliable sources of information in addition to being a cultural reference point that many viewers would naturally reflect upon.
Follow Inca roads into the past and explore the secrets of their ancestorsthe Moche, the Nazca, and the Paracaswhose legacies inspired the greatest South American empire ever.
Documentary Description The secrets of lives once lived. And if you can believe it, my kids put it in sometimes for fun.
A previous reviewer complained about the amount of Biblical references in the first episode on Mesopotamia. But by no means is the series an unscientific propaganda piece for religous groups.
Examine the conflicting forces of passion and reason that shaped the art and ideas of the western world. I highly recommend this set! The Maya - The Blood of Kings Witness the dark rituals of human mutilation as the Maya rulers draw their own blood to offer to the gods.
The episode on the lost history of Africa is something one does not hear much about. To me the approach of the series was quite understandable. This episode re-creates the glory of Rome at the zenith of its power and explains how the Romans conquered the western world. But the episode on the Agean Sea culture Atlantis?Because the white settlers of Africa couldn't believe that natives were responsible for the once great kingdoms of Great Zimbabwe and the Swahili Coast, these ancient cultures were either credited to wandering Phoenicians, 5/5(2).
African people do not have a history, and if they do, it was distorted by the white people who settled in their African home.
This documentary video showed how myths were created to convince the Swahili people to change thier beliefs. Start studying General Africa and History Denied (Great Zimbabwe).
Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Africa: A History Denied (Axum to s) AFRICA: A HISTORY DENIED Trade and Cultural Syncretism THE 4C's Communities - Africa.
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