Civilizations: Rise to Power DVD
The Roman and Ottoman empires stand as monuments to the expansion of power. Examine the similarities and differences of these two great civilizations and the rulers that built them. Includes one feature and three shorter segments.
- Rome's Beginnings and #151; Traces the early chapters in ancient Rome's history, from Romulus and Remus to the dawn of an empire.
- Inside Byzantium and #151; Explores how its Eastern Empire kept alive Rome's ingenuity and culture.
- Islam: History and Teachings and #151; Examines this religion and its worldwide practice today by more than a billion Muslims.
- Suleiman, Magnificent Leader and #151; Considers this progressive Muslim ruler and the legacy of his empire's art, architecture, and social reforms.