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Title Byzantium [(DVD) videorecording] : the lost empire / an ABTV production for The Learning Channel in association with IBIS Films and Channel Four Television ; series producer, Nicholas Barton ; written by John Romer ; co-writer, Elizabeth Romer ; series director, Derek Towers.

Publication Info. Port Washington, N.Y. : Koch Vision, [2007]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  949.502 BYZ    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  949.502 BYZ    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (208 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen "4x3 letterbox ratio" ; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Host, John Romer.
Note Originally broadcast on television in 1997.
Summary For more than 1,000 years, the Byzantine Empire was the eye of the entire world. The origin of great literature, fine art, and modern government, it was also the first Christian empire. Pass through the gates of Constantinople, explore the magnificent mosque of Hagia Sophia and see the looted treasures of the empire now located in St. Marks, Venice.
Contents Building the dream -- Heaven on Earth -- Envy of the world -- Forever and ever.
Credits Director Ron Johnston ; Series producer, John Romer and Nicholas Barton ; written by John Romer ; series director, Derek Towers.
Subject Byzantine Empire -- History -- Videodiscs.
Byzantine Empire -- Civilization -- Videodiscs.
Balkan Peninsula -- Civilization -- Byzantine influences -- Videodiscs.
Europe -- Civilization -- Byzantine influences -- Videodiscs.
Holy Roman Empire -- Civilization -- Byzantine influences -- Videodiscs.
Church history -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Barton, Nicholas.
Romer, John.
Romer, Elizabeth.
Towers, Derek.
Learning Channel (Firm)
IBIS Films (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
KOCH Vision (Firm)
ISBN 1417229969
Standard No. 741952647294
Music No. KOC-DV-6472 Koch Vision
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