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Freeston, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 85 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 2,137 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Documentary films  Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Internet videos  Biographical films  Hagiographical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Cinematographer , Producer, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 938
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 170 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 )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 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 by John P. J Kenney( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 94 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 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief look at the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871
William the Conqueror by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 90 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 81 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
Gallic Wars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 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 Gallic intertribal warfare was originally prompted by genuine concern for Italian security, but as the campaign developed, Rome's commander began to hatch plans for full conquest
The Bruce( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 63 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 63 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 61 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 Boer War & other colonial adventures( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 60 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
The Celts( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 58 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
Rob Roy : the true story( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 52 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
Mysterious Britain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout the British Isles, structures stand which defy efforts, they remain shrouded in myth and legend, and their fascination remains undimmed. Featuring location footage and dramatized re-creations, this program provides a superb record of the ley lines, chalk hill-drawings and stone circles of Britain. It visits sites such as Glastonbury Tor and Stonehenge, and explores myths which ensure they never lose their place in the popular imagination
 
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The Arthurian legends
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