Learn about 22 of the most fascinating people in history with these educational and entertaining films! Each reveals fascinating facts and inspirational stories in succinct but highly informative profiles (25 to 60 minutes each). A must-have collection for history buffs or anyone who wants to learn and get inspired by some of the most amazing, fascinating people of all time! Set of 22 films on 8 DVDS; approximately 12 hours. Made in USA.
Albert Einstein — As one of the most important minds of all time his name has become a universal synonym for genius. Discover how Einstein became the subject of a federal investigation and why he is considered one of the fathers of the atomic bomb. Join BIOGRAPHY® for a journey into the life of the first superstar of modern science.
Martin Luther King, Jr. — Discover the most important moments in the life of one of America's greatest leaders, as well as the Civil Rights Movement.
Amelia Earhart — Uncommon heroine, legendary aviator, and the focus of one of the greatest mysteries of all time, Amelia Earhart was a daredevil of unimaginable proportions, destined to make her mark on history. She made her dreams a reality, saying, "The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity."
Gandhi — Examine the life of one of the century's most influential leaders through rare footage and interviews with the Dalai Lama and Gandhi's grandson.
Helen Keller — Imagine not being able to see or even hear these words being spoken. That didn't stop Helen Keller from reading, writing, speaking, going to college, traveling and meeting 12 U.S. presidents!
Napoleon — From his Corsican origins to his ignominious defeat, trace the life and career of one of the most influential and controversial figures in history, from his profound triumphs to his crushing defeats.
Thomas Edison — A true "rags to riches" story, perhaps more than any other individual, Thomas Alva Edison paved the way for the future. Learn the complete story from the long quest to develop the light bulb to the devastating effect his fame had on his home life.
Plus profiles on George Washington, John F. Kennedy, Winston Churchill, Abraham Lincoln, Coretta Scott King, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Vincent Van Gogh and more!