National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Rise of Christianity

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled: Rise of Christianity (2011)

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled: Rise of Christianity (2011)
DVD-Rip | AVI | English | 45mn | 624x352 25fps | XviD - 1083 kbps | MP3 - 160 kbps | 350 MB
Genre: Documentary

Christianity conquered the Roman Empire. It catapulted from a persecuted mystery cult, viewed as a threat to the pagan ritualistic pantheon, to a turning point of victories over Rome's traditional religion…

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Secrets of the Gladiators  Video

Posted by conho35 at Dec. 13, 2010
National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Secrets of the Gladiators

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Secrets of the Gladiators
English | 42Min | AVC1 1280x720 23fps | AC3 448Kbps 48Khz | 1.2Gb
Genre: Documentary

A stadium for 50,000. An architectural marvel 2000 years old. Here, stars were made. Lives were ended. Rome's glory was revealed but so was its ugly heart. From the archaeological evidence, and an eyewitness account we reconstruct when the Colosseum first opened its doors through beast fights, executions, and a legendary duel. It was glorious, brutal, ingenious, spectacular; terrifying. The Colosseum was Rome.

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 5, 2016
National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2010)

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3021 Kbps | 8x~45min | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 8.7 GiB
Genre: Documentary

National Geographic's groundbreaking 8-part series reveals ancient Rome's hidden treasures and untold stories as never before. From iconic figures including Caligula, Caesar and Constantine, to epic events such as the eruption of Vesuvius, the invasion of Britain, and fall of Rome, When Rome Ruled reveals a startling up-to-date vision of the ancient empire and challenges our perception of what we know about the Romans and their lives. New discoveries about the Roman gladiators, Pompeii doomsday, and Caesar's assassination provide fresh insights into the empire that not only influenced Western civilization, but created it.

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2011) (Repost)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at Oct. 3, 2013
National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2011) (Repost)

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled (2011) (Repost)
PDTV | English | MP4 | 624x352 | AVC 1266 Kbps 30.000 fps | AAC 96.0 Kbps 44.1 khz | 8x45mn | 5.06 GB
Genre: Documentary

Rome was the largest empire, the mightiest military force, the most advanced civilization on earth. But most of all, it was a place: a city. Though only traces remain, and most of its ruins lie buried beneath modern streets. Written here, in stone, is the story of the ancient Romans.

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Killing Caesar  Video

Posted by conho35 at Dec. 14, 2010
National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Killing Caesar

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Killing Caesar
English | 42Min | AVC1 1280x720 23fps | AC3 448Kbps 48Khz | 1.2Gb
Genre: Documentary

Follow Julius Caesars meteoric rise to power and his historic murder. His life was marked by tyranny and treachery, grand public gestures and secret double dealings, but his genius, ego and ambitions changed the course of the history of the Greco-Roman world.

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled: War Machine (2011)  Video

Posted by fdts at July 26, 2011
National Geographic - When Rome Ruled: War Machine (2011)

National Geographic - When Rome Ruled: War Machine (2011)
DVD-Rip | AVI | English | 45mn | 624x352 25fps | XviD - 1088 kbps | MP3 - 96 kbps | 350 MB
Genre: Documentary

Mighty. Brutal. Feared. It was the most disciplined and deadly force in the ancient world. Though history remembers the names of emperors and generals, it was the ordinary men of the Roman military machine that carved out and kept an empire…

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Doomsday Pompeii  Video

Posted by conho35 at Dec. 14, 2010
National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Doomsday Pompeii

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: Doomsday Pompeii
English | 42Min | AVC1 1280x720 23fps | AC3 448Kbps 48Khz | 1.2Gb
Genre: Documentary

This is the story of a disaster like no other. When Mount Vesuvius erupted, it rained 8 million tons of debris onto Pompeii it sealed the fate of more than a thousand people. But it also sealed the city form the world: preserved it, protected it, like nowhere else on earth, the rediscovered Pompeii gives us access to the ancient world. And now, with new findings and new insights, we can tell the story of the ordinary people caught up in this disaster. These are the forgotten men and women who lived when Rome ruled….and were buried when the volcano blew.

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: The Real Caligula  Video

Posted by conho35 at Dec. 13, 2010
National Geographic When Rome Ruled: The Real Caligula

National Geographic When Rome Ruled: The Real Caligula
English | 42Min | AVC1 1280x720 23fps | AC3 448Kbps 48Khz | 1.2Gb
Genre: Documentary

He was demonized by ancient sources and portrayed throughout history as a cruel madman, but was Emperor Caligula really insane or just the product of a mad world? He inherited a vast empire, unimaginable wealth and the love of his people, but Caligulas reign descended into paranoia, depravity and full-blown insanity. Dramatic re-enactments and expert testimony from a forensic psychologist ask whether there could be a medical explanation behind this terrifying mind.
Leif E. Vaage - Religious Rivalries in the Early Roman Empire and the Rise of Christianity [Repost]

Leif E. Vaage - Religious Rivalries in the Early Roman Empire and the Rise of Christianity
2006 | ISBN: 0889204497 | English | 344 pages | PDF | 3.5 MB
National Geographic - Vanishing Kings: Desert Lions of Namib (2016)

National Geographic - Vanishing Kings: Desert Lions of Namib (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2907 Kbps | 43mn 58s | 1005 MiB
Audio: English MP2 224 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

An old lioness and her two daughters are holding the key to the future of all desert lions. Two years ago, they gave birth to a total of five male cubs and now the time has come for the ‘Five Musketeers’ to continue life on their own. If they can make it to adulthood, there will be hope for the dwindling desert lion population. For the first time ever in this harsh and extreme landscape, observe over an extended period the secret lives of true desert lions living in the ancient Namib Desert around Africa’s Skeleton Coast Park. Scientist, Dr. Philip Stander, has studied the small population of desert lions for nearly two decades and monitors this significant pride closely.