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Title Secrets of lost empires. II [(DVD) videorecording] / WGBH Boston Educational Foundation.

Publication Info. [Boston, Mass.] : WGBH, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction  930 SEC    AVAILABLE
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Description 3 videodiscs (280 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; letterboxed presentation, Dolby digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Narrator, Stacy Keach.
Credits Written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes (China Bridge, Medieval Siege), Julia Cort (Pharaoh's Obelisk), Liesl Clark (Easter Island), and Nancy Linde (Roman Bath).
Contents Disc 1. Easter Island ; China bridge -- Disc 2. Pharaoh's obelisk ; Roman bath -- Disc 3. Medieval siege.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Unlock mysteries and uncover lost history with the experts as they use yesteryear's technology to recreate five ancient engineering marvels and to discover what daily life was really like in these communities. Travel around the globe from China to Egypt and take a fresh, "hands-on" look at mankind's greatest cultures and civilizations.
Note For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject World history -- Videodiscs.
History, Ancient -- Videodiscs.
Structural engineering -- History -- Videodiscs.
Building, Stone -- History -- Videodiscs.
Monuments -- Design and construction -- History -- Videodiscs.
Engines of war -- Scotland -- Videodiscs.
Obelisks -- Egypt -- Videodiscs.
Easter Island -- Antiquities -- Videodiscs.
Easter Island -- History -- Videodiscs.
Baths, Roman -- Videodiscs.
Arch bridges -- China -- Videodiscs.
Genre Films for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Keach, Stacy.
Barnes, Michael.
Apsell, Paula S.
Cort, Julia.
Clark, Liesl.
Linde, Nancy.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title Nova (Television program)
Secrets of lost empires (Television program)
ISBN 9781593758011
Standard No. 783421291096
Music No. WG29109 WGBH
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