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Roos, Bram

Overview
Works: 135 works in 246 publications in 2 languages and 8,513 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BR162.2, 270
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Most widely held works by Bram Roos
Christianity the first two thousand years ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracks the evolution of the Christian faith from the Crucifixion to the Crusades and from the Reformation to the sweeping changes of Vatican II. Draws on ancient texts, the Scriptures, commentary from renowned scholars, and visits to historic sites to chronicle the events and personalities that shaped the history of Christianity
The hidden city of Petra ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member 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
The rise of Christianity the first 1000 years ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of Christianity from the Crucifixion to the coming of the Crusades
Ancient mysteries ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member 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
Apocalypse the puzzle of Revelation ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scholars discuss questions pertaining to the meanings and authorship of the Book of Revelation, which many Christians believe forecasts the the end of the world. Examines the possible motives of St. John the Evangelist, who is generally attributed responsibility for the text
The odyssey of Troy extraordinary secrets of ancient Troy unveiled ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member 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. Provides an account of Heinrich Schliemann's discovery of Troy in 1868
Abraham one man, one God ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member 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
Christianity the second millennium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This narration of the history of Christianity includes important persons and events involved in the shaping of a faith, utilizing historical documents, reenactments, and commentary from scholars
Atlantis the lost civilization ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An investigation into the existence of the legendary city of Atlantis
Marco Polo journey to the East ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive word on the legendary explorer, Marco Polo, and his early treks to the Orient
Prophets soul catchers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and French and held by 198 WorldCat member 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
The monkey trial ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trial of John Scopes, a Tennessee biology teacher arrested in 1925 for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution. The Scopes trial was America's first major media event
David & Goliath a Biblical battle ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of David, the shepherd boy who slew the Philistine giant Goliath to become the hero of his people
Solomon & Sheba an epic love story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program tells the story of Solomon, the son of David, King of Israel and the queen of Sheba, drawing on interviews with experts and historians, rare paintings and artifacts, and film footage from the region
"Astrology secrets in the stars" ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the ancient art of telling the future by the postions of the planets and stars. Asks whether astrology is a science or a pseudo-science
The fate of the Neandertals ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines recent discoveries by archaeologists regarding the disappearance of the Neanderthals
The mysteries of the Bible collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the historical events underlying the stories of the Bible. Included are discussions with scholars, archaeologists, and scientists and visits to historic sites
Joseph master of dreams ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and French and held by 155 WorldCat member 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
The execution of Jesus ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"No death in all of history has had a greater impact on mankind than the Biblical account of the death of Jesus Christ. And while his life is cloaked in mystery the details of his death remain even more veiled"--Container
Archenemy the Philistines ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member 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
 
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French (2)
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