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Emerging Empires Collide (1 of 2) (#101)

This two-part drama-documentary tells the story of how the English invasion of Dutch Manhattan sparked the first global naval war. [56 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: The two-part drama-documentary BROADSIDE tells the story of how the English invasion of Dutch Manhattan sparked the first global naval war. BROADSIDE employs talented actors in 17th-century settings, large-scale re-enactments, animation and scholarly interviews to capture the drama and intrigue as two nations fight for prosperity abroad and face demands for religious freedom at home.

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  • Emerging Empires Collide (2 of 2) (#102)

    Large-scale re-enactments, animation and scholarly interviews capture the drama and intrigue as two nations fight for prosperity abroad. [56 minutes]

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