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National Geographic: Icons of Power

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/24/2007
  • UPC: 727994930198
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  • Source: Nat'l Geographic Vid
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Mixed Media Set
  • Time: 5:56:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 29,703

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Icons of Power: Wrath of the Star - Peter the Great
1. Introduction [2:17]
2. Crowning of Two Young Tsars [5:11]
3. Peter Flees Muscovy [3:56]
4. Crushing Sophia [2:32]
5. Building a Navy [5:55]
6. Taking Azov [6:21]
7. Heading West [6:47]
8. Radical Reform at Home [4:58]
9. Challenging Sweden [5:41]
10. Rebuilding the Army [4:41]
11. Training Her Alexei [5:18]
12. Victory at Poltava [6:59]
13. Two New Marriages [5:05]
14. Rivals to the Throne [6:23]
15. Alexei Escapes [5:39]
16. Conspiracy? [6:43]
17. Conclusion [4:57]
18. End Credits [:09]
Disc #2 -- Icons of Power: Madness of Henry VIII
1. Introduction [1:20]
2. Henry's Kingdom [3:43]
3. Europe's Table of Power [5:01]
4. Need for an Heir [6:05]
5. Anne Boleyn [8:19]
6. Request for a Favor [7:31]
7. Catherine's Trial [9:43]
8. The King Takes the Stand [6:19]
9. Riots and the King's Rage [6:17]
10. A New Right Hand Man [4:46]
11. The New Queen [4:32]
12. Henry Tightens His Grip [4:03]
13. A Fatal Conspiracy [4:02]
14. Arrest and Liberation [5:09]
15. The Crumbling Kingdom [2:47]
16. Serial Marriages [3:17]
17. Conclusion [4:49]
18. End Credits [:42]
Disc #3 -- Icons of Power: Empress of Ambition - Catherine the Great
1. Introduction [2:21]
2. Mismatched Teenagers [4:39]
3. Ivan VI [2:59]
4. Producing an Heir [5:15]
5. The "Tsarevich" Paul [2:51]
6. Nameless Prisoner Number One [1:59]
7. The War With Prussia [6:43]
8. The Prussia-Loving Tsar [7:59]
9. Saving Russia From Ruin [3:09]
10. Empress of Ambition [10:51]
11. Playing for Keeps [3:20]
12. A Pre-Eniment Power [8:22]
13. Contempt for the Regime [7:59]
14. Circus of Slaughter [8:12]
15. Rebellion Threatens Moscow [5:27]
16. A Prisoner of Empire [5:49]
17. Conclusion [3:16]
18. End Credits [:16]
Disc #4 -- Icons of Power: Napoleon's Final Battle
1. Introduction [6:52]
2. Wiff of Grapeshot [3:16]
3. Escort to Elba [7:43]
4. Threadbare Throne [8:15]
5. Patriotic Conquest [9:41]
6. Escape From Elba [8:36]
7. 1815 Invasion of France [11:34]
8. Conscription Outlawed [4:06]
9. 100 Day Quest [8:34]
10. One More War [6:00]
11. Conclusion [13:15]
12. End Credits [:41]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Icons of Power: Wrath of the Star - Peter the Great
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   Scene Selections
   Interactive Timeline
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Madness of Henry VIII
         Napoleon's Final Battle
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      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
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Disc #2 -- Icons of Power: Madness of Henry VIII
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   Scene Selections
   Interactive Timeline
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Troy
         Alexander the Great
         Napoleon's Final Battle
      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
         National Geographic.com
         National Geographic Channel
   Credits
Disc #3 -- Icons of Power: Empress of Ambition - Catherine the Great
   Play
   Scene Selections
   Interactive Timeline
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Madness of Henry VIII
         Napoleon's Final Battle
         Wrath of the Tsar
      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
         National Geographic.Com
         National Geographic Channel
   Credits
Disc #4 -- Icons of Power: Napoleon's Final Battle
   Play
   Scene Selections
   Interactive Timeline
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Troy
         Alexander the Great
         Madness of Henry VIII
      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
         NationalGeographic.com
         National Geographic Channel
   Credits
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