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The Iraq Museum & Three Wars: Three Steps from Hell
Article by Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin

The Iraq Museum & Three Wars: Three Steps from Hell

This article documents and elaborates on the many critical behind-the-scenes events, unknown to the public, before the history leaves us. The author The bulk of the “the land between the two rivers” lies in what we call...
Yorks v Lancasters - The Wars of the Roses
Collection by Mark Cartwright

Yorks v Lancasters - The Wars of the Roses

The Wars of the Roses (1455-1487 CE) was a four-decade struggle between two branches of the descendants of Edward III of England (r. 1327-1377 CE). These two family groups: the Lancasters and Yorks, would swap places...
The Wars That Inspired Game of Thrones - Alex Gendler
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The Wars That Inspired Game of Thrones - Alex Gendler

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-wars-that-inspired-game-of-thrones-alex-gendler Beginning around 1377, medieval England was shaken by a power struggle between two noble families, which spanned generations and involved a...
Battles of Barnet & Tewkesbury 1471 - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY
Video by Kings and Generals

Battles of Barnet & Tewkesbury 1471 - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY

In the previous animated historical documentary on the Wars of Roses, we have covered the Battle of Towton of 1461 CE. The winner - the first York King Edward IV of England was still in a precarious position as his Lancastrian enemies Henry...
Britain's Bloody Crown: The Mad King Ep 1 of 4 (Wars of the Roses Documentary)
Video by Timeline - World History Documentaries

Britain's Bloody Crown: The Mad King Ep 1 of 4 (Wars of the Roses Documentary)

Historian Dan Jones tells the story of the Wars of the Roses, a 30-year civil war between the House of York and House of Lancaster during which the crown changed hands seven times. Using a combination of documentary and drama, he begins by...
Battle of Towton 1461 - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY
Video by Kings and Generals

Battle of Towton 1461 - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY

In our new animated historical documentary, we are covering the beginning of the Wars of the Roses and the battle of Towton (1461) which marked the end of the first part of the conflict. This video explains how the reigns of Edward III of...
Battle of Bosworth 1485 CE - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY
Video by Kings and Generals

Battle of Bosworth 1485 CE - Wars of the Roses DOCUMENTARY

In our previous animated historical documentaries within the series on the Wars of the Roses, we have covered the victories of the house of York and its leader Edward IV of England during the battles of Towton, Barnet and Tewkesbury. Yet...
Siege of Constantinople 717-718 CE - Arab-Byzantine Wars
Video by Kings and Generals

Siege of Constantinople 717-718 CE - Arab-Byzantine Wars

The forces of the Rashidun Caliphate achieved a decisive victory against the Byzantines at Yarmouk in 636. This allowed the Muslims to take over Syria and Egypt. But the Eastern Roman Empire was still strong and continued its resistance...
Jamestown and the Powhatan Wars
Video by J History

Jamestown and the Powhatan Wars

A brief lecture on the colonization of Jamestown and the Powhatan Wars which resulted from it c. 1610-1622 CE.
Anglo-Powhatan Wars | 3 Minute History
Video by Jabzy

Anglo-Powhatan Wars | 3 Minute History

A brief discussion of the Anglo-Powhatan Wars sponsored by Great Courses.