Empires: Islam - Empire of Faith

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An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of Islam with producer's commentary; A stunning tour of ancient Islamic architecture with producer's commentary
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/8/2005
  • UPC: 841887050166
  • Rating:

  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 2:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 35,143

Scene Index

Side #1 --
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]
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Side #1 --
   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
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    One of the best PBS Documentaries!

    Beautifully done an absolute must for all those who want to satisfy their curiosity about Islam.

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