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The Byzantine Empire, c. 650 CE.
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The Byzantine Empire, c. 650 CE.

A map indicating the extent of the Byzantine c. 650 CE during the reign of Constans II (641-668 CE).
Al-Hums (Libya) Travel - Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna
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Al-Hums (Libya) Travel - Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna

Take a tour of Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna in Al-Hums, Libya — part of the World's Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Buried under the desert sands of what is now Libya, the city of Leptis Magna lay forgotten...
Byzantine Panel with Archangel, c. 525-50
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Byzantine Panel with Archangel, c. 525-50

More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=f7J0WQsajX8 Byzantine panel with archangel, Ivory leaf from diptych, c. 525-50, 16.8 x 5.6 x 0.35 in. (42.8 x 14.3 x 0.9 cm), probably from Constantinople (modern Istanbul, Turkey...
Perfect Byzantine Ship
Video by National Geographic

Perfect Byzantine Ship

Robert Ballard and his team find a Byzantine ship perfectly preserved at the bottom of the Red Sea. Ghost Ships of the Black Sea : TUES JUNE 3 10P et/pt : http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/index.html/?source=4003
San Vitale, Ravenna
Video by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy

San Vitale, Ravenna

More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=It3i-dKusIM San Vitale is one of the most important surviving examples of Byzantine architecture and mosaic work. It was begun in 526 or 527 under Ostrogoth rule. It was consecrated...
The History of Europe: Every Year
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The History of Europe: Every Year

This video shows the borders and populations of each country in Europe, for every year since 400 BC. Vassal states and colonies are not included in the count of a country's population. Sources : 1. Population : - Angus Maddison...
Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) - Ancient Rome Live
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Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) - Ancient Rome Live

The Roman Emperor Constantine founded Constantinople on Byzantium, a strategic site for controlling the Bosphorus by the Greeks and as recently as Septimius Severus. This city was Constantine's "New Rome" with churches, walls, hippodrome...
Fall Of Constantinople 1453 - Ottoman Wars DOCUMENTARY
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Fall Of Constantinople 1453 - Ottoman Wars DOCUMENTARY

The Eastern Roman Empire was under constant Ottoman pressure ever since the new conquerors appeared in the Anatolia. Although the Ottomans tried to take Constantinople on a number of occasions, they had to lift the siege of the city due to...
Chariot Race at the Hippodrome
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Chariot Race at the Hippodrome

This is part of a sequence being prepared for the exhibition in Schallaburg, Austria which will begin on the 31st of March 2012. The original is in Full HD.
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, 532-37
Video by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, 532-37

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, 532-37 (architects: Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles) A conversation with Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris