WorldCat Identities

Freeston, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 82 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 2,353 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Educational films  Children's films  Biography  Documentary films  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Director, Cinematographer , Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: DC105.9, 938
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Most widely held works by Jeremy Freeston
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Shakespeare's tragedy of eleventh century Scotland. Tales of war, murder, intrigue, revenge and the plot to win the Scottish throne
The Arthurian legends( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video of the myth and fantasy surrounding King Arthur "features dramatized re-enactment footage, plus expert analysis by leading authorities."--Container
Battlefield detectives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigators re-create the conditions of history's major battles using 3-D computer models, maps, artifacts, original footage, and dramatic reenactments. From the muddy fields at Hastings to the sweltering jungles of Vietnam, a variety of experts offer compelling new evidence on the wars that shaped the modern world. Features insightful commentary from experts on firearms, forensic science, climatology, engineering, and more
William the Conqueror : the triumphant king( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of William the Conqueror's reign, first as Duke of Normandy and then as conqueror of England in 1066
The Franco-Prussian War( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief look at the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871
Joan of Arc by Christian Duguay( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized biography of Joan of Arc, a French peasant girl who led the French army against the English during the Hundred Years War
William the Conqueror by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program paints a picture of William the Conqueror who was at once a great warrior and a ruthless politician and statesman. His twenty-year reign truly shaped the future of England
Brother against brother( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring large-scale reconstruction of key events, dramatized eyewitness accounts plus rare archive film and period imagery, this program tells the powerful stories behind a great civil war that tore a nation apart: the American Civil War
Punic wars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true giant of military history, Hannibal forged his formidable reputation during the Punic Wars of the second century B.C. Famed for his incredible fifteen day journey across the Alps and for his great victories over the Romans at Trebia and Cannae
Richard the Lionheart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reign of RIchard Coeur de Lion was one of the most eventful and colorful in England's long history. The third son of Henry II, Richard devoted his life to crusading and defending his lands in France
Gallic Wars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of the campaigns of 58 to 53 B.C. in which Julius Caesar and his Roman Legions conquered Gaul- modern day France. Caesar's intervention in the brutal Gallic inter-tribal warfare was originally prompted by genuine concern for Italy
The Bruce( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the story of Robert The Bruce, "Scotland's greatest warrior King." Includes a filmed reconstruction of the battle of Bannockburn
Ancient civilizations( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines historical interviews with glimpses of the everyday life of 13 cultures. Scholars provide commentary on such topics as the role of women, religion, education, the military, and politics. Also includes readings from contemporary sources and 3-D architectural reconstructions
Ancient Greece by Victoria( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whether looking at Western language, history, or institutions, no other civilization has so greatly influenced our contemporary world. This program re-creates the Greek world, from the morning market to the evening symposiums, from burial rituals to the Olympics. Beginning with Homer's account of the Trojan War, this program explores Greek civilization using 3-D re-creations of the Parthenon and Agora, maps, and commentary by scholars to provide insight into the daily lives of Greek citizens."--Description provided by Films Media Group
The Celts by Peter Reynolds( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the Hallstatt and La Tène Celts. Discussses the history, values, and lifestyle of this warrior society, exploring topics that include the roles of the druids, bards, and seers; the political hierarachy in Celtic society; human sacrifice; methods of warfare; and influence on the ethnic languages of Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and Brittany
Queen Victoria( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the remarkable and often moving story of Britain's longest reigning monarch -a woman who gave her name to an entire era. History remembers the Queen's blissfully happy marriage to Prince Albert and her withdrawal from public life after his untimely death: the entire Victorian period saw massive social and economic changes in British society. And, of course, the Queen's red-coated armies marched to win her an empire."--Container
The Boer War & other colonial adventures( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the reign of Queen Victoria, Britain's army protected the new empire to the furthest reaches of the globe. Africa was a vital source of trade and prestige for the rapidly expanding industrial Britain, and the redcoats campaigned through the endless jungles, swamps and deserts of the vast continent
Alexander the Great by C. W. E Peckett( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander the Great was one of the most remarkable kings of the ancient world and is still recognized as a true military genius
The great adventurers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navigator, poet, and favorite of Queen Elizabeth I, Raleigh's meteoric rise was followed by a slow and tragic fall from grace, which would eventually end with the farce of the Orinoco disaster and death on the executioner's block. This intriguing program, which features unique reconstructions and dramatizations, is an entertaining and informative account of the life of Sir Walter Raleigh
Rob Roy : the true story( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy the true story of Rob Roy. Born Robert Macgregor in 1671, he embarked upon the violent life of an outlaw after the Duke of Montrose seized his land and his fortune in 1712. Tales abound of his generosity to the poor and oppressed, earning him the reputation of a latter day Robin Hood. In 1715, he lead the Jacobite Rebellion
 
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