In Search of the Polio Vaccine (History Channel) (A&E DVD Archives)
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mpn: unknown, ean: 9780767080408, isbn: 0767080408,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
The battle to create a polio vaccination involved the work of several dedicated individuals, many dashed hopes and false starts, and, ultimately, a triumphant discovery that saved the lives of millions....
Independence Day - The History of July 4th (History Channel) (A&E DVD Archives)
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mpn: AAE-71841, ean: 9780767078818, isbn: 0767078810,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Throughout America the 4th of July is a summer celebration of beaches barbecues and the birth of the nation where parades march down Main Street and the night sky lights up with stunning fireworks displays. But how did these traditions begin? From th...
Modern Marvels - Gothic Cathedrals (History Channel) (A&E DVD Archives)
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mpn: unknown, ean: 9780767078702, isbn: 0767078705,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
FROM PARIS' NORTE DAME CATHERDRAL TO THE NATIONAL CATHEDRAL IN WASHINGTON, D.C., THE ARCHITECTURAL STRATEGY BEHIND THESE STRUCTURES OF FAITH HAS CHANGED VERY LITTLE IN 900 YEARS....
In Search of History - Captives (A&E DVD Archives)
mpn: AAE-72911, ean: 9780767083119, isbn: 0767083113,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
As white settlers pushed west, resulting wars with Native Americans claimed more victims than the dead. Portraits of captives taken by both sides include: "White Indian" John Tanner who returned to his roots after 30 years of "civilization", and a wo...
In Search of History - The Holy Grail (A&E DVD Archives)
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mpn: AAE-72906, ean: 9780767082723, isbn: 0767082729,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
It is one of the holiest relics of Christianity the cup from which Jesus drank at the Last Supper, and in which Joseph of Arimathea collected the blood of the savior as he was crucified. Journey from the Holy Land to the museums of Europe in search o...
Modern Marvels - Brooklyn Bridge (History Channel) (A&E DVD Archives)
mpn: AAE-71831, ean: 9780767078719, isbn: 0767078713,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 289 reviews
The Brooklyn Bridge was not only a landmark but also the first bridge of its kind. No one had ever used steel for construction nor used cables of metal nor built a suspension bridge so long. Until one man dared to try. In 19th-century New York where ...
History's Mysteries - The True Story of Marco Polo (A&E DVD Archives)
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mpn: AAE-72903, ean: 9780767082693, isbn: 0767082699,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Initially circulated in the 14th century, "The Travels of Marco Polo" gave Europeans a glimpse into Far Eastern mysteries. But if Polo was an emissary to Kublai Khan, why isn't he mentioned, as are other foreigners, in the Khan's meticulous records? ...