WorldCat Identities

Roos, Bram

Overview
Works: 144 works in 257 publications in 1 language and 8,121 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Trials, litigation, etc  Television programs  Science television programs  Biographical 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 462 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 439 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 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Christianity from the Crucifixion to the coming of the Crusades
Apocalypse the puzzle of Revelation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 314 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
Ancient mysteries( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 305 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
The odyssey of Troy extraordinary secrets of ancient Troy unveiled( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 291 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
Marco Polo journey to the East( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive word on the legendary explorer, Marco Polo, and his early treks to the Orient
Abraham one man, one God( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 235 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
Atlantis the lost civilization( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation into the existence of the legendary city of Atlantis
Christianity the second millennium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 194 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
The monkey trial( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 192 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
Prophets soul catchers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 169 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
"Astrology secrets in the stars"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 163 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 mysteries of the Bible collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 162 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
The fate of the Neandertals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines recent discoveries by archaeologists regarding the disappearance of the Neanderthals
Solomon & Sheba an epic love story( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 152 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
David & Goliath a Biblical battle( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 151 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
Ancient prophecy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at prophecy through the ages, covering Biblical prophecy, precognition, Nostradamus, premonitions, and palmistry. Experts from various backgrounds discuss whether it is possible for people to know the future
The Mormon Rebellion( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1857, 120 men, women and children were brutally murdered in western Utah. It was the bloodiest attack on a wagon train in the history of the West. They were victims of a civil war that has almost been forgotton. America's fiercest confrontation between church and state, came to be known as the Mormon Rebellion
Joseph master of dreams( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 131 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
 
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