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The Resource Cracking the Maya code, Nova ; in association with Night Fire Films ; ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced by Sarah Holt, Rosey Guthrie, David Lebrun ; narration written by Sarah Holt, (videorecording)

Cracking the Maya code, Nova ; in association with Night Fire Films ; ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced by Sarah Holt, Rosey Guthrie, David Lebrun ; narration written by Sarah Holt, (videorecording)

Label
Cracking the Maya code
Title
Cracking the Maya code
Statement of responsibility
Nova ; in association with Night Fire Films ; ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced by Sarah Holt, Rosey Guthrie, David Lebrun ; narration written by Sarah Holt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The ancient Maya civilization of Central America left behind an intricate and mysterious hieroglyphic script carved on monuments and painted on pottery and bark books. This program highlights the ingenious breakthroughs that cracked the code, unleashing a flood of dramatic new insights about the ancient civilization
Cataloging source
NZW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program).
Credits note
dited by Nathan Hendrie, David Lebrun, Eric Marin ; cinematography, Amy Halpern, Steven Kline ; music, Yuval Ron, Ed Tomney
Dewey number
497/.42
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned ; audio-described
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lebrun, David
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Coe, Michael D
  • Night Fire Films
  • ARTE France
  • National Science Foundation (U.S.)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan languages
  • Inscriptions, Mayan
  • Maya sculpture
  • Maya architecture
  • Mayas
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Technique
live action
Label
Cracking the Maya code, Nova ; in association with Night Fire Films ; ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced by Sarah Holt, Rosey Guthrie, David Lebrun ; narration written by Sarah Holt, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Breaking the Maya code, by Michael D. Coe
  • Features: scene selection, trailers; DVD-ROM features: teacher's materials in PDF format, access to Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The forgotten Maya temples -- A hidden history -- Political roadblock -- Child's play -- Cultural revelations
Control code
ocn232153792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758356
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421425897
Other physical details
sd., col. w/b&w sequ.
Publisher number
WG42589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781593758356
System details
DVD, region 1, 16:9 anamorphic presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cracking the Maya code, Nova ; in association with Night Fire Films ; ARTE France ; written and directed by David Lebrun ; produced by Sarah Holt, Rosey Guthrie, David Lebrun ; narration written by Sarah Holt, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Breaking the Maya code, by Michael D. Coe
  • Features: scene selection, trailers; DVD-ROM features: teacher's materials in PDF format, access to Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The forgotten Maya temples -- A hidden history -- Political roadblock -- Child's play -- Cultural revelations
Control code
ocn232153792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758356
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421425897
Other physical details
sd., col. w/b&w sequ.
Publisher number
WG42589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781593758356
System details
DVD, region 1, 16:9 anamorphic presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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