After thousands of years as a hunter/gatherer, man built the first cities 5000 years ago on the banks of the Euphrates in Southern Iraq. Civilization began. City life .
n May 23, 2017 two militant groups, Maute and Abu Sayaf, took the city of Marawi. Aby Sayyaf has been terrorizing the Philippines for 20 years. It was joined by another local group, founded by the Maute brothers, in 2012. They are both determined to fight
A band of Viking merchants are on the Volga River tradingwith the Volga Bulgars, their chief dies, a ship comes to their camp after the funeral seeking warriors to go on a great quest to save a small principality in the North from a great evil. 12 of theV
Good movie, although as usual Pompei and Caesar, just like in their own time get all the credit while Marcus Crassus gets no mention whatsoever. Caesar would have been a nobody without Crassus' pocket book. Crassus is the one who paid for Caesar's politic
Drawing on historical and archaeological evidence, this fascinating documentary by Dr. Farzin Rezaeian reconstructs 7,000 years of Iranian history. The film's advanced animation techniques bring ancient wonders to life, giving an unprecedented look at Ira
The Origin Evolution Of Plumbing - Geographic History. Plumbing originated during ancient civilizations such as the Greek, Roman, Persian, Indian, and Chinese cities as they developed public baths and needed to provide potable water and wastewater removal
The Khazars (Greek: Χ?ζαροι, Hebrew: ?????? (Kuzarim), Turkish: Hazarlar, Tatar: Xäzärlär, Arabic: ??? (khazar), Russian: ??????, Persian: ???,Latin: Gazari[/Cosri /Gasani]) were a semi-nomadic Turk
Top 10 Natural Disasters, BBC Documentary Throughout History there has always been great natural disasters, floods, great storms, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and landslides. Some of these disasters have changed the course of History,
In the vast steppes of Siberia, where winter lasts ten months we meet three unique races that will show their wandering life and survival techniques in this inhospitable environment . Alongside Tansendaryá we\\\'ll see that an itinerant camp consis
Shaka ZuluA historical accurate movie about the life of the Zulu king, Shaka kaSenzangakhona.
Take a behind the scenes peek into the lives of liner crew members and discover the pleasures of a life spent on the river or sea.The Volga on the Route to Astrakhan on board the Dimitri Fourmanov
Great Railway Journeys - Michael Wood travels from Cape Town through the Karoo, Botswana, Bulawayo, Wankie (now Hwange), to the Victoria Falls. [Produced in 1979}
On August 21st, 2011, I was given the opportunity by a good friend of mine to ride the Feather River Express from Portola to Davis, California. The Feather River Express is a train comprised of various private rail cars. The private car I was on is called
The audio is the famous baritone opera star, Muslim Magomaev, singing Ave Maria by Shubert. The video is a series of paintings called "the Virgins" all painted In the 14th Century. Videography by Zara A ... http://www.canvaselite.com ..... Muslim Magomaev
In Polish, English subtitles. A great story with plenty of action, and top actors. The story is set in Ukraine, part of lands of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland of the 17th century during the Khmelnytsky Uprising 1648-51. A Cossack uprising led by Bohd
The history of China goes back to the ancient civilization – one of the world's earliest – that flourished in the fertile basin of the Yellow River in the North China Plain. For millennia, China's political system was based on hereditary monar
Discovery Channel Ancient Warriors - Legions of Rome (History Documentary)This Ancient Warriors series from the Discovery Channel is an excellent look at the warrior groups and armies that shaped history.Each half-hour episode looks at a major fighting pe
The IDF (Israeli Defense Forces) began their current operation against Hamas after three teens were kidnapped and killed. The military op has already claimed over 1,500 civilian lives in Gaza. The fragile humanitarian ceasefires end within minutes of crea
Excellent BBC docudrama with Adrian Edmondson at his finest. Maybe there are some gaps in the timeline and a little technical sensationalism but that being said, very good overall for one hour. I was skeptical that Ade would be a good match for Valeri Leg
A Russia Today video mostly about the Georgia-Ossetia War of 2008 from the Russian point of view.. Russia Today's Oksana Boyko tells the story of the Georgia-Ossetia War of 2008. Meet the people affected by the offensive and the theater that Georgian Pres
Kiev military 'anti-terror' operation in full swing, Malaysian Airlines MH17 tragedy, deadly shelling of Donetsk & Lugansk and other Ukraine-related uncut footage from July 2014 A Russia Today video mostly about the crisis in Ukraine from the Russian
Deaths and debris of Kiev military operation, Poroshenko's inauguration, ceasefire incidents and other Ukraine-related uncut footage from June 2014.Kiev's bloody eastern Ukraine campaign. A Russia Today video mostly about the crisis in Ukraine from the Ru
A Russia Today video mostly about the crisis in Ukraine from the Russian point of view.. Russia Today is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington DC studios. Click here for Russia Today web site RT launches 'Chronicles', featuring the
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he Crown Jewels was a BBC Documentary first broadcast in the 1980 s, and rare to find it on the internet. Also aired in Canada and the States. Very interesting,and well done. The history of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II is highlighted And the impor
The Achaemenid Empire c. 550–330 BC), or First Persian Empire,was an empire based in Western Asia, founded in the 6th century BC by Cyrus the Great.Cyrus the Great abolished slavery and declared that everyone had certain basic human rights. Freedom
Secrets of the Ancient Empires - The First Beliefs (History Documentary) Many anthropologists report that in some ancient cultures gods were involved in every aspect of life - if a cow goes dry, a god has caused this, and must be pleased, when the sun ris
The Last of the Vikings, 1961 Harald and younger brother Guntar return to Norway after a 10-year voyage to find their father murdered and his lands now ruled by the villainous Sveno. As part of his plan to rally the Vikings against this tyrant, Harald dis
King of the Khyber Rifles 1953 Starring Tyrone Power Freshly arrived Sandhurst-trained Captain Alan King, survives an attack on his escort to his North-West Frontier Province garrison near the Khyber Pass because of Ahmed, a native Afridi deserter from th
The Warlord of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs, audio book, video book, full length. 6 hours long. The 3rd book of the Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars science fiction books that started in 1917 with "A Princess of Mars", the main character is John Carter of Virginia.
The Liberators of Bulgaria (Documentary) This is a story of forgotten heroes - of Emperors, war correspondents and ordinary people. The film takes us back to 19th century Europe. It tells about the role of the American journalist Januarius MacGahan who wa
The First Merchants (History Documentary) Trade is believed to have taken place throughout much of human history. There is evidence of the trading of obsidian and flint during the stone age. The common thread that joined all great ancient powers was the n
Movie made by mountain guide Walter Rossini, of our climb via Hornli Ridge to the summit of Matterhorn in august 2013. The Matterhorn was one of the last of the main Alpine mountains to be ascended, not because of its technical difficulty, but because of
Climbing Mount Fuji (3776 meters), Japan's highest and most prominent mountain, can make for lifelong memories. The mountain itself may look more attractive from afar than from close up, but the views on clear days and the experience of climbing through t
Jule Gilfillan explores the history, challenges and rewards of climbing the highest peak. in Oregon. Mount Hood is Oregon's highest point and a prominent landmark visible up to 100 miles away. It has convenient access and a minimum of technical climbing c
This documentary shows us a daylight precision bombing operation of the US 8th Army Air Force, in cooperation with the Royal Air Force, against Nazi German industrial targets in 1944. It documents the planning, the preparation of the air raid, and then re
"The High Andes to Patagonia" originally aired on September 25, 1996. Great Railway Journeys was a recurring series of travel documentaries produced. In each episode a presenter, typically a figure from the arts or media, would make a train journey, usual
WW II Operation Barbarossa, narrated by Burt Lancaster. This video is mostly about the first phase of Hitler's sneak attack on the Soviet Union but also has some info about the build up to WW II. The conflict between Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Russia c
WW II - Survival at Stalingrad, narrated by Burt Lancaster The greatest battles of World War II, the most colossal encounters of military force, the most devastating human losses which the modern world has ever seen, occurred on Russian soil during 1941-1
Episode 4: The Women of Troy, In Search of the Trojan War is a 1985 6-part British TV documentary series written and presented by Michael Wood. It examines the extent to which historical and archeological evidence matches with the tale of the Trojan War a
Episode 6: In Search of the Trojan War is a 1985 6-part British TV documentary series written and presented by Michael Wood. It examines the extent to which historical and archaeological evidence matches with the tale of the Trojan War as recounted by Hom
Unchained Melody by the Righteous Brothers A Classic oldie we hope you enjoy the song. Category: Music: License: Standard YouTube License Artist: The Righteous Brothers
"Since I Don't Have You" by the Skyliners Category: Music: License: Standard YouTube License Artist: The Skyliners
This I SwearCharted at #26 on Billboard Hot 100 in June 1959 and #20 on R&B chart.Written by Jimmy Beaumont, Wally Lester, Lennie Martin, Joe Rock, Joe VerScharen and Janet Vogel. Category: Music License: Standard YouTube License Artist: The SkylinersFeatured
The war was principally a territorial conflict, initially between the Serb forces mostly organized in the Army of Republika Srpska (VRS) on the one side, and the Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ARBiH) which was largely composed of Bosniaks
Excellent documentary, mind blowing and superbly narrated. EnjoyNarrated by Alec Baldwin.
More than 100,000 people are eager to make themselves at home on another planet. They've applied for a one-way trip to Mars, hoping to be chosen to spend the rest of their lives on uncharted territory, according to an organization planning the manned miss
Batu Khan, Genghis Khan's grandson, invaded Russian principalities in the 13th century, destroying most large cities including Ryazan, Kolomna, Suzdal, Moscow, Vladimir, Kiev, Chernigov, Rostov, Murom. Novgorod and it's vassal city of Pskov and a few citi
Indo-Europeans in Northern Europe Part 2 The Original Indo-Europeans were the speakers of the Proto-Indo-European language (PIE), a prehistoric language of the Eurasian Steppes.Knowledge of them comes chiefly from the linguistic reconstruction, along with
Indo-Europeans in Northern Europe Part 1The Original Indo-Europeans were the speakers of the Proto-Indo-European language (PIE), a prehistoric language of the Eurasian Steppes.Knowledge of them comes chiefly from the linguistic reconstruction, along with
Talk by Martin W. Lewis on October 27, 2013 at the Oakmont Sunday Symposium. Historical linguistics, along with archeology and genetics, provide one of the main windows into the deeper reaches of the human past. This allows us to partially reconstruct the
In Polish, English subtitles A clip from the Polish film "The Old Fairy Tale When the Sun Was God"The setting is 9th century, pagan PolandThis clip is the part of the movie when the tribal elders send an army to take care of Viking raiders.Duke Popiel ??
Indo-Europeans in the Altai Mountains Part 2 of 5 Excavation of a royal Scythian Kurgan (burial mound) The Scythians were ancient Iranian people of horse-riding nomadic pastoralists who from about 900 BC to about 200 BC lived on the Eurasian Steppe. By La
The Crimean War, October 1853 – February 1856, Russia vs the Ottoman Empire, Britain and France. The Charge of the Light Brigade offical Movie Trailer The movie is about a chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War ag
Video©BBCThe story of how Homo Sapiens fresh out of Africa, once shared Europe, the Middle East and Northern Asia with Neanderthals, living side by side for 15,000 years.The group known as Non African Modern Humans includes Homo Sapiens and Neanderth
Official Trailer Movie Stalingrad 3D 2013 Full HD Stalingrad (Russian: ??????????) is a 2013 Russian war drama film directed by Fedor Bondarchuk. This is the first Russian movie completely produced with IMAX 3D technology. At the same time, this project i
NEANDERTHAL - THE FIRST HUMAN(Documentary) The most deeply rooted misconception, still widespread even in the scientific world, is that Neanderthals became extinct. Morphological comparison between Neanderthals and modern Europeans immediately reveals str
Neanderthals dominated Europe for some 200,000 years until modern humans began moving into the region about 45,000 years ago. The two human species shared the Middle East for about 10,000 years between 45,000 to 35,000 years ago, but it's a mystery what h
As war is brewing between the Union and the Confederacy, Matthew and Rebecca are travelling west to start a new life in Oregon. Along the way, they stop at a remote trading post, where they meet up with some Cheyenne Indians. Though the Cheyenne are frien
THE KNIGHTS OF ST JOHN Part 5 A documentary on the 900 year history of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St. John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and Malta, better known as the Sovereign Order of the Knights of Malta, has a two-fold nature. It is one of
I live in Oregon in the Great Pacific Northwest where there is still great fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, skiing, boating, wind surfing, ocean surfing and much more....
Mt. Hood which is 50 Miles from Portland has the only ski resort in the United States to have year round skiing.
Mt. Hood is the second most climbed mountain in the World, only Mt. Fuji in Japan is climbed more than Mt Hood.
Oregon's Crater Lake is the deepest lake in North America, ninth deepest in the World. There are 4.6 trillion gallons of water in the lake.
Portland is the beer brewing capital of the World with over 200 breweries in the Greater Metro Area, more than Munich Germany.