19 ASIA. Why did the empires of India and China succumb to European influence while the Japanese did not. The program begins with a survey of European .
5 GREECE AND ROME. Looks at the political evolution of Greece into city-states and the Greek colonization of the Aegean and Asia Minor.
14 THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE. Eight centuries after the Turks emerged from their homeland in the Steppelands of Central Asia, they captured the byzantine city of .
15 AFRICA BEFORE THE EUROPEANS. The powerful empires, wealthy city states and civilised rural societies of Africa. Many great civilizations and empires .
25 THE WORLD IN CONFLICT. The Stock Market crash of 1929 and the rise of Adolph Hitler and fascism. A three-cornered contest of Liberal, Nazi,
The World: A Television History #19 Asia