The Magnificent Three: Amsterdam, London, New York

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  • 2017
  • 1 Season

From 1600 on, Amsterdam, London and New York have each contributed to the birth and development of the "world-city": a new urban concept whose ambition plays out on a global scale and which has given rise to a radically new architectural landscape, still recognizable today.

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Global Cities
4. Global Cities
June 19, 2017
First in history, London and New York turn to gigantism and open the way to the city of tomorrow. New York invents the skyscraper and the skyline, new concepts that will revolutionize urbanism and shape the cities around the world. London, the heart of the British Empire and the wealthiest city on earth, faces pollution, with its deadly consequences, and cannot overcome its huge poverty problem.
Metropolis
3. Metropolis
June 19, 2017
Watch how New York, just two decades after the war of independence, makes its way through and becomes the great challenger of London. During the 19th century, both cities will experience industrial revolution, modernity and the enormous challenge of migrations and mass poverty - one becoming the largest in the world, the other reinventing itself to become the first vertical city in history.
Clashes
2. Clashes
June 19, 2017
As Amsterdam is at its peak and becomes the third largest city in Europe, London gradually takes the lead, and a third player enters world history: New Amsterdam, once a Dutch city, is eventually conquered by England and becomes New York. Watch London changing into a modern city after the 1664 Great Fire and fight Amsterdam with the help of French monarchy.
A Golden Century
1. A Golden Century
June 19, 2017
It all begun in 1585 as the small city of Amsterdam, in a few decades, gradually became the first world city in human history. Across the Channel, London is not yet the challenger that it will soon become - but the City is growing and finds its destiny: commerce and finance will be its weapons to conquer the world.
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From 1600 on, Amsterdam, London and New York have each contributed to the birth and development of the "world-city": a new urban concept whose ambition plays out on a global scale and which has given rise to a radically new architectural landscape, still recognizable today.

The Magnificent Three: Amsterdam, London, New York is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (4 episodes). The series first aired on June 19, 2017.

Where to Watch The Magnificent Three: Amsterdam, London, New York

The Magnificent Three: Amsterdam, London, New York is available for streaming on the Syndicado website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Magnificent Three: Amsterdam, London, New York on demand at Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    June 19, 2017