The decisive battles and great warriors of the ancient world.
This collection of acclaimed programming details every facet of the world’s greatest civilisations. From the most brutal and feared leaders of the ancient world to the first Roman-Barbarian war and every gruesome battle that followed, witness the rise and decline of Ancient Rome. Explore the mind-boggling feats and gravity-defying masterpieces of the ancient Egyptians and Greeks. And discover the origins of the Huns, Goths, Vikings and Mongols, powerful groups whose military strength and overwhelming drive kept empires on three continents in terror for centuries.
• HISTORY™ explores the spectacular glory and gory spectacles of the past, in this 12-disc megaset.
• This definitive collection of programmes contains 30 hours of footage.
• Contains Rome: Engineering an Empire
, which won two Emmy awards.
• Also features in-depth documentaries on the Vikings, the Goths, the Mongols and the Huns.Special Features
- Rome: Engineering an Empire
- Modern Marvels®: Barbarian Battle Tech
- Genghis Khan: Terror and Conquest
- Behind-the-scenes featurette