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Freeston, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 25 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 1,353 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Legends  Military history  Juvenile works 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Producer
Classifications: D70, 936.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeremy Freeston
The Arthurian legends ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 204 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
William the Conqueror the triumphant king ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 129 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 Celts a journey back in time ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the Hallstatt and La Tè€ne 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
Brother against brother ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 91 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
The Bruce ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 88 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
William the Conqueror ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 86 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
The Gallic wars ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 78 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
Rob Roy the true story ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 75 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
Richard the Lionheart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 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
The Boer War & other colonial adventures ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 64 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
Queen Victoria ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 55 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 great adventurers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 53 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
Mysterious Britain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Throughout the British Isles, structures stand which defy explanation. Despite the best modern efforts, they remain shrouded in myth and legend, and their fascination remains undimmed. This video features location footage and dramatized re-creations and provides a superb record of the ley lines, chalk hill-drawings and stone circles of Britain. Visits sites such as Glastonbury Tor and Stonehenge and explores myths which ensure they never lose their place in the popular imagination
Brother against brother the stories of the greatest civil wars in history ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of military history documents three of the bloodiest national conflicts the world has ever known. Featuring large-scale reconstruction of key events, dramatized eyewitness accounts plus rare archive film and period imagery, these unique programs tell the powerful stories behind three great civil wars that tore nations apart: the Spanish conflict that brought Franco to power; Cromwell's war on the English throne; and, the American Civil War
The French & Indian War ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how the differences in the character of the colonies shaped the way each side fought. Shows the major campaigns and battles, with emphasis on control of the fork of the Ohio River, ranger operations, and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham
The battle of Flodden ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features a dramatic historical battle recreation of the battle of Flodden. September 1513 saw King James IV invade England with the largest and most confident army Scotland had yet seen. But, within a few short days, nearly ten thousands of these proud warriors would lay dead on Flodden Field, among them King James himself. This is the story of the most catastrophic military defeat in Scotland's history. For a turquoise ring and a foolish promise, James IV had risked- and lost- all
The history makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed reconstructions and dramatizations highlight this record of the life of the military strategist and first president. Includes contemporary engravings, images and paintings
The American Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 27 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
The history makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed reconstructions and dramatizations highlight this record of the life of the sixteenth president. Includes period imagery and surviving photographs
The history makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed reconstructions and dramatizations highlight this record of the life of General Grant. Includes period imagery and surviving photographs
 
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.13 for Mysterious ... to 0.23 for The Celts ...)
Languages
English (45)
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