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Friday, March 23, 2007

Connections by James Burke

"Telecommunications exist because the Normans wore stirrups at the Battle of Hastings- a simple advance that caused a revolution in the increasingly expensive science of warfare."

This is a series produced by the BBC 29 years ago. I saw it on PBS a few years later. If you love history, by all means bookmark this page [click the title], and watch the series as time allows. There are 10 programs , each about 45 min. long.

You'll never look at history the same way, after seeing these shows.

The first program is at the bottom.

bob-

I LOVED this show!!!!!!!!! Thank you, thank you, thank you for giving the bookmark!!!! YOU ARE THE BEST!

your felow history buff,
ethel

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