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Series: Bronze Age

 

Rise of Civilization

   2016    History
The Bronze Age covers 2,000 years of history in the Aegean/Mediterranean, Egypt and Near East from roughly 3000 BC to 1000 BC. New animations produced by Pixeldust include the reconstruction of four ancient capitals, including the Egyptian city of Thebes and the early Greek capital of Mycenae. What singled out this period and the new societies and cities that emerged? The development of formal writing is one among several important factors.

Masters of Trade

   2016    History
Trade, and in particular trade in luxury goods, drove the commerce economies of the Bronze Age. This is the time when the first super powers in history, Egypt and Mesopotamia, emerge and dominate the 'world' stage of the Mediterranean and Aegean seas and surrounding areas.

Conquest and Collapse

   2016    History
The Bronze Age had the first large urban centers, powerful kingdoms and armies, writing, and trade routes across vast areas. What led to the collapse of the city-state entities and the end of the Bronze Age? Possibly a perfect storm of uncontrollable factors that are still being researched.
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Hidden Kingdoms
Hidden Kingdoms

   2014    Nature
Queen Live at Wembley Stadium
Queen Live at Wembley Stadium

   1986    Art
Human: The World Within
Human: The World Within

   2021    Medicine
Ice Age Giants
Ice Age Giants

   2013    Science
Long Way Up
Long Way Up

   2020    Culture
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2013    Culture