Western Civilization documentaries: Connections 2 by James Burke

Western Civilization documentaries: Connections 2 by James Burke

16 years after the first Connections series came out, James Burke came back with a follow-up in 1994 and includes references to the additional technological advances in that time frame. The content is largely similar but this one has a format of 20 half an hour episodes rather than 10…

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Western Civilization documentaries: The day the universe changed by James Burke

Western Civilization documentaries: The day the universe changed by James Burke

Click here for a link list of Kenneth Clark’s Civilisation series as well as James Burke’s connections 1. The day the universe changed is also created by James Burke and follows a similar style as that documentary. In this one, though, it tends to focus on how the development of…

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Western civilization documentaries: Connections 1 by James Burke 1978

Western civilization documentaries: Connections 1 by James Burke 1978

In my last post, I embedded videos for all thirteen parts of Kenneth Clark’s Civilisation series. A great documentary. Its focus was on changes in art, philosophy, and architecture¬†in the west over time since the middle ages. In this post, I provide a link list to the 10 episodes of…

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