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Engineering an Empire

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Special Features

Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/27/2007
  • UPC: 733961768473
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Time: 9:24:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
1. Introduction [10:36]
2. Mycenaean Civilization [9:28]
3. The Tyrant Polycrates [6:32]
4. Pericles and the Golden Age [5:53]
5. The Parthenon [10:09]
6. Conclusion [1:08]
1. Introduction [10:48]
2. Alexander the Great [7:42]
3. A New Greek World [9:09]
4. Ptolemy I [:00]
5. Hero of Alexander [7:58]
6. Conclusion [7:31]
1. Introduction [11:55]
2. Nezahualcoyotl [9:45]
3. Pushing the Boundaries [6:43]
4. Moctezuma II [6:43]
5. Meeting of Two Worlds [8:04]
6. Conclusion [:44]
Disc #2 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
1. Introduction [11:03]
2. The Harbor of Carthage [6:03]
3. Hamilcar Barca [7:49]
4. Hannibal Barca [11:12]
5. The Walls of Carthage [7:05]
6. Conclusion [:39]
1. Introduction [10:07]
2. The Great Wall [6:51]
3. An Epic Tomb [7:21]
4. Liu Bang [:00]
5. The Ming Dynasty [9:18]
6. Conclusion [9:40]
1. Introduction [10:17]
2. Ivan IV (The Terrible) [8:48]
3. Peter I (The Great) [7:43]
4. A Great Palace [7:01]
5. Nicholas II [9:22]
6. Conclusion [:43]
Disc #3 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
1. Introduction [11:56]
2. Masters of Naval Technology [8:40]
3. The Rocket and the Rails [6:30]
4. Parliament [7:10]
5. Urban Revolution [9:18]
6. Conclusion [:51]
1. Introduction [13:30]
2. Darius the Great [5:54]
3. The Royal Road [6:29]
4. The Persian Wars [11:01]
5. Enemies at the Gate [:00]
6. Conclusion [6:52]
1. Introduction [11:17]
2. Pacal [9:46]
3. Kan Bahlam [7:10]
4. Plunge into Darkness [6:32]
5. A More Potent Enemy [8:21]
6. Conclusion [:47]
Disc #4 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
1. Introduction [11:05]
2. Louis XIV [8:40]
3. Architectural Marvels [7:15]
4. Napoleon Bonaparte [8:39]
5. Gustave Eiffel [7:47]
6. Conclusion [1:09]
1. Introduction [11:36]
2. The Walls of Theodosius II [9:30]
3. Justinian I [8:25]
4. The Hagia Sophia [7:00]
5. Basil II [:00]
6. Conclusion [6:52]
1. Introduction [10:28]
2. Filippo Brunelleschi [10:32]
3. The Blueprint Emerges [6:56]
4. Architecture of War [8:44]
5. Re-Engineering Rome [6:06]
6. Conclusion [1:07]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
   Greece
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   Greece: Age of Alexander
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   The Aztecs
Disc #2 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
   Carthage
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   China
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   Russia
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Disc #3 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
   Britain: Blood and Steel
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   The Persians
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   The Maya: Death Empire
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Disc #4 -- History Channel Presents: Engineering an Empire
   Napoleon: Steel Monster
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   The Byzantines
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   Da Vinci's World
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   Bonus: Behind the Scenes Featurette
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