WE ARE NOT MAKERS OF HISTORY. WE ARE MADE BY HISTORY.
(Martin Luther King Jr.)
This is the trailer for The History of the World, a new documentary series. The series tells the history of the world in a whole new way: with footage from hundreds of different historical films, TV-series and documentaries. Gladiator and Gravity, Alexander and Lincoln, Vikings and Band of Brothers - this is a history documentary unlike anything you've seen before.
The History of the World will consist of ten volumes, each divided into two parts.
Plan for the Project:
Volume I: The Ancient World (10,000 BC-323 BC) - Out Now!
Part 1: The First Civilizations
Part 2: Classical Greece
Volume II: Age of Empires (300 BC-180 AD)
Part 1: The Roman Republic, Maurya India and Qin China - Out Now!
Part 2: The Roman Empire
Volume III: Rise and Fall (30-476 AD)
Part 1: The Rise of Christianity
Part 2: The Fall of the Roman Empire
Volume IV: The Dark Ages (476-1066)
Part 1: Late Antiquity
Part 2: The Viking Age
Volume V: The Age of Kings (1066-1492)
Part 1: The High Midle Ages
Part 2: The Late Midle Ages
Volume VI: New Worlds, New Faiths (1492-1648)
Part 1: Conquest of America
Part 2: The Wars of Religion
Volume VII: The Road to Revolution (1648-1815)
Part 1: The Age of Absolutism
Part 2: The Age of Revolution
Volume VIII: Nation and Empire (1815-1918)
Part 1: The Industrial Age
Part 2: European Empires
Volume IX: The World at War (1918-1945)
Part 1: The Interwar Period
Part 2: The Second World War
Volume X: The Modern Age (1945-Present Day)
Part 1: The Cold War
Part 2: The Global Age
About the creator: I am a Norwegian with a master's degree in Law from the University of Oslo and bachelor's degrees in History and Intellectual History, also from the University of Oslo. I am currently taking a MPhil in History at the University of Cambridge.
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