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The History of Age of Empires

The History of Age of Empires

– [John] Ensemble’s beating heart was passion for games and it fed into everything they did. – [Bert] Age of Empires had this blend of action, and sort of an abstract beauty. – [Bruce] The sun was always shining in Age of Empires games. It was inviting. – [Joe] It was very good gameplay, and …

History of iOS

History of iOS

Hey guys, it’s Greg with Apple Explained and today we’re going to cover the history of iOS. This topic was the second place winner of last weeks voting poll and if you didn’t get to vote, make sure you’re subscribed, that way the voting polls will show up right in your mobile activity feed and …

The Queen of Lesbos – Poetess Sappho l THE HISTORY OF SEX

The Queen of Lesbos – Poetess Sappho l THE HISTORY OF SEX

Iridescent-throned Aphrodite, deathless Child of Zeus, wile-weaver, I now implore you: Don’t–I beg you, Lady–with pains and torments Crush down my spirit! The Greek poetess Sappho was a passionate soul, and nobody worshipped women as much as she. And that’s why her life and work have been discussed for centuries —with particular attention paid to …

The Tank Man (full film) | FRONTLINE

The Tank Man (full film) | FRONTLINE

>>NARRATOR: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, the largest public spacein the world, created on an inhuman scale. The monumental public buildingsthat line the edges and the vast, treeless spacesin between speak of the insignificanceof the individual before the might of the State. The atmosphere here is edgy. Even with permitsand government minders, our filming is constantlyinterrupted. Soldiers, …

History of Russia (PARTS 1-5) – Rurik to Revolution

History of Russia (PARTS 1-5) – Rurik to Revolution

For thousands of years, the lands known today as Russia and Ukraine were inhabited by nomadic tribes and mysterious Bronze Age cultures. The only record they left were their graves. In the great open grasslands of the south, the steppe, they buried their chieftains beneath huge mounds called kurgans. The Ancient Greek historian Herodotus called …

The 17th Century Crisis: Crash Course European History

The 17th Century Crisis: Crash Course European History

Hi I’m John Green. This is Crash Course European History and today we’re going to look at what is sometimes called the “seventeenth century crisis.” Now I know what you’re thinking: This whole history business is just one crisis after another. And yes, dear viewer, it’s true. Humankind careens from disaster to disaster, but still …

Secret History of Jerusalem Documentary

Secret History of Jerusalem Documentary

The holy city of Jerusalem first appears in the descriptions of the Bible during the time of the Abraham. It was here in Jerusalem that Abraham was received by a mysterious priest of God who was named as the highest, Melchizedek, and who was also the King of Salem. The priest was identified to be …