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Heroin Crisis DVD Exclusive
Heroin Crisis DVD Exclusive
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/World Cultures

Heroin is one of the most addictive drugs on earth. Stronger, purer, and easier to get than ever before, heroin is attracting a whole new breed of addict. Dangerously pure, the newest forms of heroin can be snorted or smoked, rather than injected, attracting millions of new mainstream users. National Geographic investigates how the war in Afghanistan has inadvertently unleashed a deluge of heroin, enticing users from Kabul to Europe to America's heartland.


$19.95
$14.99
Hitler's Secret Attack on America DVD-R
Hitler's Secret Attack on America DVD-R
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/U.S. History

For the first time in history, National Geographic and a group of scientists search the ocean floor for a series of shipwrecks many Americans never heard about. Everyone knows that on December 7, 1941, the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. But what most don’t know is just days later, Hitler sent his own force to devastate the East Coast. On December 19, the German Naval War Staff sent three U-boats to American waters. It was an assault so deadly, it was covered up by the U.S. government.


$19.95
The First Grader DVD
The First Grader DVD
(Based on 6 reviews)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/World Cultures

In a small, remote mountain top primary school in the Kenyan bush, hundreds of children are jostling for a chance for the free education newly promised by the Kenyan government. One new applicant causes astonishment when he knocks on the door of the school. He is Maruge (Oliver Litondo), an old Mau Mau veteran in his eighties, who is desperate to learn to read at this late stage of his life. He fought for the liberation of his country and now feels he must have the chance of an education so long denied—even if it means sitting in a classroom alongside six-year-olds.


$19.95
Inside the State Department DVD
Inside the State Department DVD
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/U.S. History

It employs thousands of people in nearly 180 countries with an annual budget of more than $16 billion. Its role on the world stage has never been more important and the stakes have never been higher. Its leader is arguably the most famous woman in the world. National Geographic goes Inside the State Department to open a window into the efforts of the men and women representing critical U.S. interests abroad as they address some of the most complex foreign policy challenges in history.


$24.95
Guns, Germs, and Steel 2-disc DVD Set
Guns, Germs, and Steel 2-disc DVD Set
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/World Cultures

As seen on PBS and based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Jared Diamond, who traveled the globe for more than 30 years trying to answer one of the big questions in world history: Why is the world so unequal? The answers he found—that the societies that developed food production techniques first were also the first to develop writing, technology, and government—were simple, yet extraordinary. Our DVD weaves together anthropology and science with epic historical reenactments that bring his fascinating theories to life.


$39.95
$19.95
Drugged, Season Two DVD-R
Drugged, Season Two DVD-R
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/World Cultures

Getting high is an unquenchable national desire—one that impacts the human body of the one-time recreational user and severe addict alike. From the first sniff, puff, inhalation, or swallow, our bodies work to process the substances taken in.


$19.95
Birth of Civilization DVD
Birth of Civilization DVD
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/Ancient Civilizations

The Earth has witnessed the birth, growth and disappearance of numerous species. But one species, Homo sapiens, set off to conquer the world. Man hunted and domesticated animals, built cities, developed complex civilizations, and also created war in his quest to dominate throughout time.


$24.95
Drugs, Inc. Season Two DVD-R
Drugs, Inc. Season Two DVD-R
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/World Cultures

Drugs is a multibillion-dollar industry that fuels crime and violence like no other substance on the planet. Turning cartel leaders into billionaires, the illegal drug industry also provides vital income to hundreds of thousands of poor workers across the globe. While some users sacrifice their lives to an addiction they can’t escape, others find drugs to be their only saving grace from physical or emotional pain almost impossible to overcome. Where should the lines be drawn in this lucrative industry?


$29.95
Doomsday Preppers Season One DVD
Doomsday Preppers Season One DVD
(Based on 5 reviews)
Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/U.S. History

Follow a group of people as they obsessively prepare for apocalypse—each expecting the world to end in a different way, for a different reason, at a different time. From bunkers to fortified off-the-grid homesteads, see how these Doomsday Preppers go to extremes to make sure they are ready for just about anything. Episodes include Bullets, Lots of Bullets, I Hope I Am Crazy, Back to the Stone Age, It’s All Gonna Hit the Fan, Friends Can Become Enemies, Nine Meals Away from Anarchy, Into the Spider Hole, It’s Gonna Get Worse, Close the Door, Load the Shotgun, Disaster Doesn’t Wait, I Suggest We Run, and Extreme Prep Edition


$29.95
$15.00
The Photographers DVD
The Photographers DVD
(Based on 1 review)
Category: DVDs/Adventure and Exploration

Find out what it's like to travel, explore and ''get the shot'' on assignment with the celebrated photographers of National Geographic. You'll hear the secrets of these remarkable men and women—the dangers they face, and the lives they lead for the love of their craft. And discover the remarkable talent required to take pictures that make history, as you gain a fascinating new perspective on the world through the eyes of The Photographers.


$24.95
Rebuilding Titanic DVD-R
Rebuilding Titanic DVD-R
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Engineering and Technology

Rebuilding Titanic is a five-part series showcasing a determined team of experts as they bring the Titanic back to life. These experts use 100 year-old methods to rebuild iconic sections of history's most famous ship, including a piece of the steel bow, the anchor, and some of the Titanic's most luxurious interior fixtures. Walking in the footsteps of the mechanics who originally built the Titanic, the experts uncover the lives of those who built it before them and reveal secrets about a ship that was once thought to be unsinkable.


$19.95
$12.99
Best of National Geographic Channel 5-DVD Collection
Best of National Geographic Channel 5-DVD Collection
(Based on 6 reviews)
Category: DVDs/Best of National Geographic

Our Best of National Geographic Channel DVD collection makes the perfect gift. Contains Megastructures, Egyptian Secrets of the Afterlife, Climbing Redwood Giants, Planet Carnivore, and Through the Lens.


$124.95
$7.99
Complete National Geographic - 2010 and 2011 Annual Update DVD-ROM
Complete National Geographic - 2010 and 2011 Annual Update DVD-ROM
(Based on 6 reviews)
Category: Magazines/National Geographic Magazine

Customers who purchased the original Complete National Geographic with issues through 2009 can update their collection with all 2010 and 2011 issues on one DVD-ROM.


$9.95