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Byzantium: The Lost Empire

The ancient, legendary empire of Byzantium – also known as the Eastern Roman Empire – outlasted the demise of Rome by a thousand years. A new order rose to become the last classical civilization...

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Engineering an Empire: The Byzantines

Engineering an Empire – The Byzantine Greeks was originally aired on the History Channel. As much of the world descended into the Dark Ages after the fall of Rome, one civilization shone brilliantly: the...