Video Guide List

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rosevans

Location: United Kingdom         Length: 13 min

Be prepared for a truly fresh look at the exploits of English Parliamentarian commander Robert Blake under Oliver Cromwell during the first English Civil War.  From July 1664 to July 1665, the city of Taunton, the only Parliamentery enclave in the southwest of England, under the leadership of Colonel Blake held out against the Royalist forces led by Lord Goring…

achilles5

Location: Tunsia         Length: 12 min

For two centuries Rome struggled with Carthage, finally winning a decisive victory and annexing the Punic territories into the Empire…

achilles5

Location: Cyprus         Length: 10 min

People have been growing grapes and making wine in Cyprus for thousands of years. They were making wine before Rome was founded!

rickinterview

Location: Rovereto, Italy        Length: 4 min.

ALI Executive Director Rick Pettigrew visited Rovereto, Italy, in October 2013 to serve on the jury for the annual International Review of Archaeological Cinema, one of the leading international competitions for cultural heritage film…

achilles5

Location: Kentucky         Length: 9 min

Discovered in the 1980s, the dozens of prehistoric mud glyphs (drawings) deep inside Crump’s Cave have been subject to vandalism, despite the best efforts of the private property owner.

achilles5

Location: China        Length: 12 min

The 1,200-year old Foguang Temple in Shanxi Province, China, is one the most important remaining wooden architectural jewels of Chinese civilization...

achilles5

Location: Guatemala         Length: 9 min

The Mirador Basin, Guatemala, is noted for its many pre-Classic Maya cities and monuments, predating the Classic Maya sites of nearby Tikal by 800–1200 years…

achilles5

Location: India         Length: 5 min.

The remarkable Indus Civilization of India and Pakistan was contemporaneous with other early civilizations in Mesopotamia, Egypt and Iran and influenced later cultures, including modern India...

achilles5

Location: China         Length: 6 min

In 1253, Kublai Khan, on his march to conquer the State of Dali, stationed troops in Lijiang, at the foot of Yulong Snow Mountain in China’s Yunnan Province…

achilles5

Location: Cambodia        Length: 7 min

Khmer King Jayavarman VII built Banteay Chhmar in northwest Cambodia at the end of the 12th Century using grandiose temple plans similar to those he adopted for Angkor…