The Holy Wars

TitleThe Holy Wars
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2004
Corporate AuthorsMedi-Cine Medienproduktions GmbH, and Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
Series TitleFlashbacks
Episodes1-3
Running Time90 min
Date Released2005
DistributorZDF Enterprises in association with 3sat, ZDF Dokukanal
CountryGermany
MediumDVD
Publication LanguageEnglish
Abstract

This three-part documentary explores the history of Holy Wars and the relationship between militarism and religious orthodoxy. The episodes focus on the spread of Islam across Europe in the Medieval Age, the Crusades, and the Thirty Years War to explores the impact of religion and militarism on empire-building, cultural domination, and political persecution.

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History

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