Monday, August 30, 2010

Instant History Expert DVD giveaway

We are excited to have a giveaway with a difference here at Historical Tapestry. We are all about historical fiction and books here, but underlying is a love of history, and so when we were offered the chance to do a giveaway of six DVDs from Instant History Expert we jumped at the chance.

This exciting prize includes the following six DVDs. The links in the title take you to the Amazon page for each DVD.Please note that this prize is being sent directly from the people behind Instant Experts and as such is open to US residents only. The contest will close on September 17.

Here are the details of the six DVDs that form the prize pack.


The story of THE FRENCH REVOLUTION is an epic tale of political rebellion and economic upheaval. From the grandeur of Versailles and the marriage of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, to the disintegration of the revolution nearly a decade later, THE FRENCH REVOLUTION details this pivotal period in European history.


The legend of Beowulf, the Viking world’s most famous warrior, is the ultimate tale of courage. Pit against thirsty invaders, barbaric monsters, and a fire-breathing dragon, BEOWULF emerged as Norse mythology’s greatest hero.


Narrated in a straightforward, conversational tone, BEN FRANKLIN features in-depth interviews with renowned biographers and historians, as well as on-location reenactments shot in high-definition, for a truly remarkable walk in this founding father's footsteps.


The epic saga of the pilgrims and their journey to and colonization of the New World is one of the fundamental narratives of our nation. THE MAYFLOWER explores the true story of the pilgrims and how the colony’s saga continued in the decades after their fateful voyage.


Through cutting-edge digital graphics and interviews with noted Egyptologists, EGYPT explores the civilization’s awe-inspiring engineering accomplishments, chronicling the pharaohs and feats that helped build the world’s first superpower.


An energy source unrivaled in efficiency and power, oil is the driving force behind today’s industries and economies. THE STORY OF OIL traces the story of oil through the centuries, from its birth deep in the dinosaur-inhabited past to its ascendancy as an indispensable ingredient of modern life.

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  1. What a great prize pack - I'm excited about this one! Keeping my finger crossed ...

  2. This is wonderful! I think I had saw something about these videos recently and I am definitely entering!