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The Resource A historian goes to the movies : Ancient Rome, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, (videorecording)

A historian goes to the movies : Ancient Rome, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, (videorecording)

Label
A historian goes to the movies : Ancient Rome
Title
A historian goes to the movies
Title remainder
Ancient Rome
Statement of responsibility
Professor Gregory S. Aldrete
Title variation
Ancient Rome
Contributor
Teacher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The glory of ancient Rome meets the grandeur of modern Hollywood as you join a historian to examine the accuracy of classic sword-and-sandal films."--container
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
937.06
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, University of Wisconsin--Green Bay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aldrete, Gregory S.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
360
Series statement
Great courses. History. Ancient history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A historian goes to the movies : Ancient Rome, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course no. 8635."
  • Contains 12 lectures; each lecture is approximately 30 minutes
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (122 pages : illustrations)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Life of Brian: the Roman world's a funny place
  • Gladiator: the historical epic revived
  • Rome: HBO's gritty take on ancient history
  • Centurion and The Eagle: the legions in Britain
  • Scipione l'africano and Fellini Satyricon
  • Bread and circuses in sci-fi films
  • Disc 1.
  • Quo Vadis kick-starts the sword-and-sandal genre
  • Ben-Hur: the greatest chariot race
  • Spartacus: Kubrick's controversial epic
  • Cleopatra: spectacle gone wild
  • The Fall of the Roman Empire and ancient epics
  • I, Claudius: the BBC makes an anti-epic
  • Disc 2.
Control code
on1137167917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781629978277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781629978277
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
GV0829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A historian goes to the movies : Ancient Rome, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course no. 8635."
  • Contains 12 lectures; each lecture is approximately 30 minutes
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (122 pages : illustrations)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Life of Brian: the Roman world's a funny place
  • Gladiator: the historical epic revived
  • Rome: HBO's gritty take on ancient history
  • Centurion and The Eagle: the legions in Britain
  • Scipione l'africano and Fellini Satyricon
  • Bread and circuses in sci-fi films
  • Disc 1.
  • Quo Vadis kick-starts the sword-and-sandal genre
  • Ben-Hur: the greatest chariot race
  • Spartacus: Kubrick's controversial epic
  • Cleopatra: spectacle gone wild
  • The Fall of the Roman Empire and ancient epics
  • I, Claudius: the BBC makes an anti-epic
  • Disc 2.
Control code
on1137167917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781629978277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781629978277
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
GV0829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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