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Filmroos Inc

Overview
Works: 298 works in 606 publications in 2 languages and 23,590 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Comparative studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: DK61, 270
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Most widely held works by Filmroos Inc
Pompeii, buried alive by Reader's Digest Association ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the archaeological director of Pompeii to journey far beyond the excavations into the very lives cut short by the ancient tragedy
Russia land of the tsars ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents Russia's history in regards to its rulers, known as the Tsars
Christianity the first two thousand years ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 769 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
Confucius words of wisdom ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an age of intrigue and vice, his was a voice of morality and virtue. 2,500 years after his death, he is revered as one of the greatest teachers in history and his name is synonymous with ageless wisdom
The Aztec empire ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trace the astonishing story of the Aztecs who rose from a beleaguered band of barely over 1,000 to dominate nearly all of Mexico in just over 400 years
The rise of Christianity the first 1000 years ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of Christianity from the Crucifixion to the coming of the Crusades
Who wrote the Bible probing the eternal mysteries behind the origins of the Holy Scriptures ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member 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
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 Black death by Filmroos Inc. Arts and Entertainment Network ; New Video Group ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killing one third of Europe's population in just three years and ravaging the flourishing cities of Italy, France, Germany, England, and Spain, the Black Death swept across the continent at an inconceivable rate. Through chilling reenactments, interviews with experts and historians, and excerpts from original accounts, discover the origins, progress, and cultural repercussions of the Plague's reign of terror. Many thought it was punishment by God, others believed it was spread by contaminated air. How did some survive? Are we vulnerable to an outbreak of this proportion today?
A history of God ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The understanding of God through history and religion
Ancient mysteries ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 397 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
Vincent Van Gogh a stroke of genius ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefly examines the life of the renowned Dutch painter and traces the development of his art
The execution of Jesus ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and French and held by 369 WorldCat member 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
China's first emperor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Credited with both unifying China and tormenting its citizenry, Qin Shi Huangdi, the "first emperor of China," is one of the most controversial leaders in the nation's history. His reign brought advances such as standardized currencies, weights, and measures, unified written and spoken language and transportation systems. In battle, too, he was centuries ahead of his time--creating assembly lines to mass-produce precision-crafted swords, arrows and other weapons. This documentary examines this ruler's complex legacy, from the brilliant military strategies that created an empire to his plans for the original Great Wall
Troy unearthing the legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member 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
Jesus his life ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of Jesus from His birth in Bethlehem to His final days and crucifixion. Includes discussions with scholars and theologians who explore the mysteries and myths of His life, and archaeological findings that are yielding fresh insights into His life and times
The odyssey of Troy extraordinary secrets of ancient Troy unveiled ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Join a team of archaeologists and travel to the site of Troy in modern-day Turkey, searching for answers to the central questions of this eternal mystery: Did the Trojan War really occur? Was the abduction of Helen its cause? And what do we know of Homer, the poet whose Iliad told Troy's ill-fated history?"--Container
Marco Polo journey to the East ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive word on the legendary explorer, Marco Polo, and his early treks to the Orient
Moses and the ten commandments ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He was a complex man and a reluctant prophet. But when called upon to save his people, he overcame his doubts and fears and defeated the most powerful empire on earth. Abundant location footage, rare paintings and artifacts are used
Lost city of the Incas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing mystery of the city on top of the mountain. Was Machu Picchu a kings resort and retreat or a reglious center
 
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English (84)
French (1)
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