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The hidden city of Petra ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Petra, a stone city of temples and tombs carved deep into stark cliffs in Jordan, was the center of life two thousand years ago for a people called the Nabateans. Archaeologists excavate evidence of a highly sophisticated society and discover answers to questions about Nabatean beliefs, customs, and destinies.
Jesus his life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
He was a simple carpenter, yet His words transformed the course of Western Civilization. This is the inspiring account of the greatest story ever told, the life of Jesus of Galilee. From His birth in Bethlehem to His final days and crucifixion. Explore the mysteries and myths of His miraculous life and legacy. Walk the Holy Lands and hear His words. Discover new archaeological findings that are yielding fresh insights into the life and times of one of the most celebrated and revered figures in history.
Who wrote the Bible probing the eternal mysteries behind the origins of the Holy Scriptures ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
New scientific research reveals insight into the origin of the Holy Scriptures. Leading biblical experts journey back to the land and the times of the Bible's very creation to probe its most profound mysteries.
Troy unearthing the legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
This multifaceted journey into the history and mythology of ancient Troy arrives just in time for the feature film release of Troy. Program 1, Rise and fall of the Spartans: Explores the factors that drove the Peloponnesian city-state to martial excellence. Presents a comprehensive guide to the Spartan legacy. Program 2, The Odyssey of Troy: Explores the legendary city's remarkable ruins and examines Homer's The Iliad to unearth the secrets of Troy. Program 3, The Ancient gold of Troy: Examines golden artifacts from Troy. When archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann uncovered the ruins of Troy in the 1870s, among the many artifacts unearthed were stunningly crafted works of gold. Program 4, The Trojan city: Examines the connection between The Iliad and Troy. For centuries The Iliad was considered to be more fiction than fact. In 1873, controversial archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, using clues from Homer's epic poem, discovered the remains of the city he believed to be Troy. Examines evidence found during the 1990s which confirmed Schnliemann's findings and gave new credence to Homer's account.
The execution of Jesus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
The death of Jesus has had the greatest impact on mankind. While his life is cloaked in mystery, the details of his death are even more veiled. Join scholars and archaeologists on a historic inquiry into the Biblical account of the last days of Jesus.
Pompeii, buried alive extraordinary secrets of ancient Pompeii unveiled ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Join the archaeological director of Pompeii to journey far beyond the excavations into the very lives cut short by the ancient tragedy.
Pompeii buried alive ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Ancient Mysteries joins the archaeological director of Pompeii to journey far beyond the excavations into the very lives cut short by the ancient tragedy.
Apocalypse the puzzle of Revelation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
"The book of Revelation is perhaps the Bible's most puzzling and powerful. Its fiery passages are filled with cryptic numbers, strange beasts and a final showdown between good and evil that ends in the cataclysmic confrontation called Armageddon"--Container.
The odyssey of Troy extraordinary secrets of ancient Troy unveiled ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
A team of archaeologists travel to the site of Troy in Turkey searching for answers to the eternal mystery of the Trojan War and the identity of the poet Homer whose Iliad told Troy's history.
Abraham one man, one God ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of Abraham, whose covenant with God led to the birth of Israel. Examines evidence, including fifteen hundred cuneiform tablets discovered at the ancient city of Ebla, that Abraham really lived.
Inside the Vatican ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Highlights the treasures, the masterpieces of art, the historical figures and the intrigues that have come to define the Vatican's legacy. And tells the story of the emergence of Christianity, the birth of the papacy, and the religious beliefs.
Prophets soul catchers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Looks at the Old Testament prophets Elijah, Ezekiel, Daniel, Jeremiah, Amos, Hosea, and Isaiah. Asks whether these figures really did exist and studies the cause and meaning of their proclaimed divine messages.
Camelot extraordinary breakthroughs in the search for the legendary Camelot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
From its inception, Camelot was shrouded in mystery and magic. Did such a place once exist? Join prominent archaeologists and historians as they venture througn England and Wales in search of the legendary site of the Round Table.
Joseph master of dreams ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Presents the biblical story of Joseph, sold into slavery by his jealous brothers but eventually rewarded with great political power when he uses his divine gift--the ability to interpret dreams--to help the Pharaoh save Egypt from famine. Examines evidence to determine if the events in the story really happened.
Queen Esther far away and long ago ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Examines the story of Esther, a woman from ancient Persia who has had a strong impact on Judaism and who originated the festival of Purim. Journeys to the ruins of the ancient Persian palace of Persepolis in the Iranian desert to look for evidence that Esther really existed.
Archenemy the Philistines ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
"According to the Bible, the Philistines were the Israelites' most cunning and ruthless enemies ... New archaeological discoveries have uncovered a wealth of astonishing information about the Philistines' way of life--and yielded treasures that shed new light on some of the Bible's most legendary events"--Container.
Pompeii buried alive ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
The eruption of Mt. Vesuvius destroyed the city of Pompeii and preserved a record of ancient life.
Camelot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
"From its inception, Camelot was shrouded in mystery and magic. Did such a place once exist? Was King Arthur real, or merely a legend? ... venture through England and Wales in search of the legendary site of the Round Table.
Mysteries of the Bible ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Richard Kiley and Jean Simmons narrate this exploration of the facts behind the Bible stories. Included are discussions with scholars, archaeologists, and scientists and visits to historic sites.
Crime and human nature ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Anthropologist Ashley Montagu and other experts address questions on crime and human nature with Phil Donahue as the host.
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