Empires: Great Religions

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/11/2006
  • UPC: 841887051859
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  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Full Frame
  • Time: 13:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 79,636

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Martin Luther
1. Introduction [2:07]
2. Luther's Last Journey [:00]
3. A Child of the Church [2:05]
4. To Home and School [2:37]
5. Plague and Crisis [4:11]
6. Life in the Monastery [5:18]
7. The Journey to Rome [8:50]
8. The Indulgence Crisis [16:54]
9. Introduction [11:10]
10. The Ire of Rome [1:28]
11. Raising the Stakes [6:28]
12. The Protestant Manifesto [1:48]
13. The Diet of Worms [8:45]
14. Confusion and Exile [9:06]
15. Reformation [8:36]
16. The Legacy [2:13]
17. Credits [11:04]
Disc #2 -- Richard the Lionheart & Saladin: Holy Warriors
1. Introduction [1:47]
2. The Beginnings of War [5:37]
3. Saldin's Rise to Power [10:22]
4. The Muslim Army Gathers Momentum [10:14]
5. Saladin Marches on Jerusalem [11:11]
6. Richard the Lionheart Takes the Cross [10:17]
7. The Battle for Acre [4:39]
8. Credits [:56]
1. Introduction [1:47]
2. The Aftermath of Acre [7:31]
3. Richard Takes His Claim for the Holy Land [9:32]
4. An Unlikely Friendship Develops [7:20]
5. Saladin Faces a Crisis [7:15]
6. The Armies Prepare for Battle [14:10]
7. The Truce [6:20]
8. Credits [:55]
Disc #3 -- Islam: Empire of Faith
1. Introduction [3:56]
2. The Ka'bah at Mecca [5:51]
3. The Revelation [2:30]
4. The Qur'an [7:19]
5. Medina, City of the Prophet [9:11]
6. A New Beginning [11:11]
7. The Awakening [14:49]
8. Baghdad, City of Scholars & Science [2:28]
9. City of Cordoba [12:20]
10. The First Crusade [7:09]
11. Crusader Castles & Islamic Trade [15:15]
12. Saladin Recaptures Jerusalem [1:51]
13. The Ottomans [13:03]
14. Seige of Constantinople [9:58]
15. Ottoman Architecture & Lifestyle [16:58]
16. The Safavids [11:19]
17. Suleyman's Last Campaign [5:52]
18. Conclusion [5:44]
Disc #4 -- Peter & Paul and the Christian Revolution
1. Introduction [2:29]
2. Act I: In the Beginning [14:22]
3. Act II: Resurrected Faith [11:16]
4. Act III: The Scattered Faithful [11:40]
5. Act IV: The Fractured Faithful [14:37]
6. Introduction [2:30]
7. Act I: The Arm of Rome [:46]
8. Act II: The Gospel of Paul [8:51]
9. Act III: No Little Disturbance [6:59]
10. Act IV: Forks in the Road to the Kingdom [9:37]
11. Act V: The Empire and the Kingdom [12:37]
12. Credits [13:50]
Disc #5 -- Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites
1. Introduction [2:17]
2. The Hebrew Bible [4:55]
3. Abraham [6:48]
4. Moses [7:10]
5. The Ten Commandments [6:18]
6. Canaan [3:05]
7. The Story of King David [11:18]
8. The Book of Deuteronomy [6:43]
9. Jeremiah and the Babylonian Exile [5:48]
10. Credits [:46]
1. Introduction [2:15]
2. The Temple of Yahweh [6:18]
3. Ezra and the Torah [10:50]
4. The Book of Job [4:51]
5. The Greeks [5:13]
6. Ben Sira: Lover of Wisdom [4:08]
7. Open to Interpretation [3:22]
8. Antiochus the Madman [4:19]
9. The Maccabees [8:23]
10. Hanukkah [4:44]
11. Credits [:45]
1. Introduction [2:07]
2. Roman Rule [7:24]
3. Civil War [5:55]
4. The Essenes [7:49]
5. Hillel [4:42]
6. Jesus of Nazareth [5:03]
7. Zealots [8:50]
8. The Siege of Jerusalem [9:34]
9. Destruction of the Temple [3:00]
10. Credits [:45]
1. Introduction [2:01]
2. Masada [7:16]
3. The Rabbis and the Synagogue [6:23]
4. Seder [3:48]
5. Bar Kochba Rebellion [7:30]
6. Julius Severus & Exile [4:41]
7. Christianity [3:04]
8. Constantine [3:42]
9. The Shepherd Akiva [7:42]
10. The Talmud [4:49]
11. Gifts [3:26]
12. Credits [:46]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Martin Luther
   Play Martin Luther
   Scene Selection
      Part One: The Reluctant Revolutionary
      Part Two: Driven to Defiance
   Special Features
      Interview Extras
         Luther the Hero
         Luther the Villain
         Luther's World
      Behind the Scenes
      Subtitles On/Off
   PBS Online
Disc #2 -- Richard the Lionheart & Saladin: Holy Warriors
   Play Part I
   Play Part II
   Scene Selections
      Scene Selections I
      Scene Selections II
   PBS Online
Disc #3 -- Islam: Empire of Faith
   Play Islam
   Scene Selections
      Part I: The Messenger
      Part II: The Awakening
      Part III: The Ottomans
   Special Features
      The Making of Islam
      Tour of Ancient Islamic Architecture
   PBS Online
Disc #4 -- Peter & Paul and the Christian Revolution
   Play Movie
   Scene Selections
      Episode I
      Episode II
   PBS Online
Disc #5 -- Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites
   Play Part I
   Play Part II
   Play Part III
   Play Part IV
   Scene Selections
      Part I : By the Rivers of Babylon
      Part II : The Book and the Sword
      Part III : The End of Days
      Part IV : The Gifts of the Jews
   Audio Setup
      Dolby 5.1 Audio: On
      Dolby 5.1 Audio: Off
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