- Additional Details
- Format: DVD
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 3
- Run Time: 552 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: Fullscreen
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: September 27, 2005
- Subtitles: English
- Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
- Genre: Documentary
- Color: Black & White / Color
- Release Date: 2005
History's greatest engagements come to life as we profile the men whose brilliance and vanity shaped the world.
- THE CONQUERORS blends incisive scholarship and dramatic re-creations to bring iconic figures to life.
- This special set includes all 12 episodes and extensive bonus material.
- Filled with visits to important sites and interviews with leading historians.
THE HISTORY CHANNEL® presents a documentary tour de force on the world's greatest battles and the fearless men who won them. From King David and El Cid to Napoleon and Marshal Zukhov's capture of Berlin, THE CONQUERORS brings the terrifying rumble of tanks and the deadly arrows of conquest vividly to life.
Traveling the globe and spanning two millennia, THE CONQUERORS examines 12 legendary figures that altered the course of history through military brilliance and sheer willpower. Diary entries, interviews with scholars and heart-stopping reenactments examine the strategies, weapons of conquest and the significance of each engagement in the annals of history.
Hosted by decorated war veteran Captain Dale Dye, formerly of the U.S. Marines, THE CONQUERORS features the following 12 episodes:
- William the Conqueror
- General Howe: Conqueror of New York
- Andrew Jackson: Conqueror of Florida
- Cort?s: Conqueror of Mexico
- Fremont: Conqueror of California
- El C?d
- Marshal Zhukov: WWII Conqueror Of Berlin
- Sherman's March to the Sea
- Cromwell: Conqueror of Ireland
- King David
- Napoleon's Greatest Victory
- Caesar: Conqueror of Gaul
DVD Features: Interactive Menus; Scene Selection