Bbc History The Story of The Ancient World

BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 8, 2017
BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)

BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 57mn 32s | 1.69 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

What really went on at the ancient Greek oracle at Delphi, how did it get its awesome reputation and why is it still influential today? Michael Scott of Cambridge University uncovers the secrets of the most famous oracle in the ancient world. A vital force in ancient history for a thousand years it is now one of Greece's most beautiful tourist sites, but in its time it has been a gateway into the supernatural, a cockpit of political conflict, and a beacon for internationalism. And at its heart was the famous inscription which still inspires visitors today - 'Know Thyself'.

BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)  Video

Posted by mox1x2 at Aug. 13, 2015
BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)

BBC - Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MP4/AVC @ 2264 Kbps | 57mn | Audio: English AAC 93.5 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: none | 974 MB
Genre: Documentary

What really went on at the ancient Greek oracle at Delphi, how did it get its awesome reputation and why is it still influential today? Michael Scott of Cambridge University uncovers the secrets of the most famous oracle in the ancient world.

PBS Nova - Secrets of Lost Empires (1997)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at April 4, 2017
PBS Nova - Secrets of Lost Empires (1997)

PBS Nova - Secrets of Lost Empires (1997)
DVDRip | 608 x 448 | .AVI/DivX @ 1605 Kbps | 5x~54mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 3.41 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

The civilisations of the ancient world left behind awe-inspiring examples of their engineering genius. Yet few clues remain to tell us just how, with limited technology, they achieved their extraordinary feats. To uncover the secrets of such Herculean labours, NOVA sent teams of experts to five archaeological sites.

Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 14, 2017
Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)

Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)
PDTV | 720 x 400 | .AVI/DivX @ 1502 Kbps | 1h 11mn | English MP3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 838 MB
Genre: Documentary, History

In this ground-breaking film, historian Tom Holland explores how a new religion - Islam - emerged from the seedbed of the ancient world, and asks what we really know for certain about its rise. The result is an extraordinary detective story. Traditionally, Muslims and non-Muslims alike have believed that Islam was born in the full light of history. But a large number of historians now doubt that presumption, and question much of what Muslim tradition has to tell us about the birth of Islam.

50 Events You Really Need to Know: History of War (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 12, 2016
50 Events You Really Need to Know: History of War (repost)

Robin Cross, "50 Events You Really Need to Know: History of War"
ISBN: 178087264X | 2012 | EPUB | 208 pages | 862 KB

Chianti Classico: The Search for Tuscany’s Noblest Wine  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at Oct. 8, 2016
Chianti Classico: The Search for Tuscany’s Noblest Wine

Chianti Classico: The Search for Tuscany's Noblest Wine by Bill Nesto MW, Frances Di Savino
2016 | ISBN: 0520284429 | English | 360 pages | EPUB | 10 MB

Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2016
Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)

Channel 4 - Islam: The Untold Story (2012)
WEB-DL | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2410 Kbps | 1h 12mn | 1.30 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

In this ground-breaking film, historian Tom Holland explores how a new religion - Islam - emerged from the seedbed of the ancient world, and asks what we really know for certain about its rise.

BBC - Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 19, 2016
BBC - Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit (2016)

BBC - Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2236 Kbps | 4x~58mn | 4.05 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

How could a mediocre city in central Italy come to dominate such a huge area? What held the empire together and tore it apart? Mary Beard takes in the history and archaeology of the ancient world.

The Decline of the Ancient World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 10, 2016
The Decline of the Ancient World

A.H.M. Jones, "The Decline of the Ancient World"
English | 1975 | ISBN: 0582483093 | DJVU | pages: 417 | 3,1 mb

Ancient Fishing and Fish Processing in the Black Sea Region  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Sept. 11, 2015
Ancient Fishing and Fish Processing in the Black Sea Region

Ancient Fishing and Fish Processing in the Black Sea Region (BLACK SEA STUDIES) by Tonnes Bekker-Nielsen
English | Feb. 1, 2005 | ISBN: 8779340962 | 222 Pages | PDF | 18 MB

This volume challenges the orthodox view that fishing and fish played only a marginal role in the economy of the ancient world. In fact, there is archaeological evidence for ancient fish processing on a commercial scale not only in the Mediterranean itself, but also on the Atlantic coast and in the Black Sea region, especially the Crimea.