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The Resource Secrets of lost empires, Pyramid ; Obelisk, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)

Secrets of lost empires, Pyramid ; Obelisk, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)

Label
Secrets of lost empires, Pyramid ; Obelisk
Title
Secrets of lost empires
Title part
Pyramid ; Obelisk
Statement of responsibility
a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes
Title variation
Pyramid ; Obelisk
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Television programs about the building of the Great Pyramid at Giza and the construction of Egyptian obelisks. Archaeological teams test construction hypotheses using traditional building techniques
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Nova (Television program)
  • Nova (Television program)
Credits note
  • Cinematography, Graham Smith [and others] ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Ray Loring
  • Obelisk program produced by WGBH/Boston Science Unit and BBC-TV
Dewey number
  • 930.1
  • 932
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: Stacy Keach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnes, Michael
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Obelisks
  • Architecture, Ancient
  • Egypt
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Secrets of lost empires, Pyramid ; Obelisk, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on NOVA television in 1992 (Pyramid) and 1997 (Obelisk)
  • Features: scene selection; trailers; DVD-ROM features: teaching materials (PDF); link to NOVA website
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pyramid -- Obelisk
Control code
ocm62596956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755546
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421407299
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG40729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Secrets of lost empires, Pyramid ; Obelisk, a NOVA production by WGBH/Boston Science Unit ; written, produced and directed by Michael Barnes, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on NOVA television in 1992 (Pyramid) and 1997 (Obelisk)
  • Features: scene selection; trailers; DVD-ROM features: teaching materials (PDF); link to NOVA website
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pyramid -- Obelisk
Control code
ocm62596956
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755546
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421407299
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG40729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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