Culture Clash: New World Meets Old DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC850347
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 55
Copyright: 2005

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Christopher Columbus was not the first to discover the New World, but his voyages marked the start of a long series of European efforts to explore and colonize the Americas. View the civilization clashes that ensued. Includes one feature and three shorter segments.
  • The Hunt for Society and #151; Traces the physical and cultural development of early humans and #151; from hunter-gatherers to the first great civilizations.
  • Columbus: Secrets from the Grave and #151; Examines the many myths surrounding the man credited with discovering the New World, separating truth from mere speculation.
  • Mesoamerican Conflict and #151; See how the Maya, Inca, and Aztec civilizations maintained their power through warfare.
  • Peru's Past and #151; Profiles the Inca, who overcame their environment to create great stone cities and an advanced civilization.