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The Mediterranean Sea may be a beautiful tourist destination today but in the 16th Century it was the central arena for an almighty power struggle between Christian Europe and the formidable Muslim Ottoman Empire that lasted for over four centuries.
In this 6-part series, Ottomans versus Christians: Battle for the Mediterranean, presenter Julian Davidson takes us on an incredible journey across the Mediterranean and back in time to a world of magnificent galleys laden with riches, merciless pirates who prowled the waters, and spectacular battles and bloodied acts of treachery and revenge. Our journey takes us to some of the most extraordinary destinations in the Mediterranean to relive some the most dramatic and critical moments of this legendary clash of civilizations and experience its rich and varied legacy.
Episode 1: Constantinople
Episode 2: Rhodes
Episode 3: Malta
Episode 4: Venice
Episode 5: Lepanto and Cyprus
Episode 6: End of Empire
Runtime: 52 minutes per program
Region Free DVD - plays in any DVD player worldwide