Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean
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Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean

Historian Michael Scott journeys through Sicily to find out how 3,000 years of conquest and settlement have shaped the identity of the island we see today.   Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean Part 1 :     Historian Michael Scott begins his…

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Ancient Worlds – City of Man City of God ep.6
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Ancient Worlds – City of Man City of God ep.6

At the height of its power, the Roman Empire extended the benefits of its civilization to a 60 million citizens and subjects in a swathe of territory that extended from Hadrian's Wall to the banks of the Euphrates.

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East to West – The Renaissance and islam ep.4
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East to West – The Renaissance and islam ep.4

In this episode we reveal how a golden age of invention and scholarship thrived in the Islamic World at a time when Europe lingered in the dark age. We see how Muslim scholars brought together for the first time the ideas of the…

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